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Bush End Game
George W. Bush's presidency since 2007
Bush - Second Term
George W. Bush's presidency from 2005-06
George W. Bush's presidency, 2000-04
Who Is Bob Gates?
The secret world of Defense Secretary Gates
Bush Bests Kerry
Gauging Powell's reputation.
Recounting the controversial campaign.
Is the national media a danger to democracy?
Behind President Clinton's impeachment.
Pinochet & Other Characters.
Rev. Sun Myung Moon and American politics.
Contra drug stories uncovered
America's tainted historical record
The 1980 election scandal exposed.
From free trade to the Kosovo crisis.
US Partially Nationalizes Banks
President George W. Bush made the radical announcement of the partial nationalization of nine leading American banks.
The move by the government to buy stakes in the banks was made to ensure that they wouldn’t hoard their bailout money, but rather use it to bolster lending -- to each other and to customers.
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The presidential candidates also announced their economic proposals to deal with the current financial meltdown.
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