Washington, DC - January 6, 2009 -- United States President-elect Barack Obama answers questions from journalists following his meeting with his economic team on Tuesday, January 6, 2009. The meeting included Rahm Emanuel, Chief of Staff-designate; Timothy Geithner, Treasury Secretary-designate; Peter Orszag, Director-designate, Office of Management and Budget; Rob Nabors, Deputy Director-designate, Office of Management and Budget; Christina Romer, Director-designate, Council of Economic Advisors and Lawrence Summers, Director-designate, National Economic Council. During the meeting they reviewed the medium-term budget outlook and discussed their willingness to craft a budget that will reduce the deficit as the economy recovers..Credit: Aude Guerrucci - Pool via CNP
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Washington, DC - January 6, 2009 -- United States President-elect Barack Obama answers questions from journalists following his meeting with his economic team on Tuesday, January 6, 2009. The meeting included Rahm Emanuel, Chief of Staff-designate; Timothy Geithner, Treasury Secretary-designate; Peter Orszag, Director-designate, Office of Management and Budget; Rob Nabors, Deputy Director-designate, Office of Management and Budget; Christina Romer, Director-designate, Council of Economic Advisors and Lawrence Summers, Director-designate, National Economic Council. During the meeting they reviewed the medium-term budget outlook and discussed their willingness to craft a budget that will reduce the deficit as the economy recovers..Credit: Aude Guerrucci - Pool via CNP

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Date: 6 Jan 2009
Location: Washington District of Columbia United States of America
Credit: Aude Guerrucci - Pool via CNP
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