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  1. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    China looms large in US presidential debates

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in Washington Mitt Romney accuses Barack Obama of failing to stand up to China on currency manipulation, while Democrats say that's just talk China looms large ... accusing the president of standing by as "cheating" Beijing manipulates its currency. Shell-shocked Democrats want a more feisty and dynamic Obama to show up at the second debate ...

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    Obama, Romney trade blows in debate on how to deal with China

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Washington

    ... that we're... taking care of business here at home," he said. Romney repeated his pledge to press China to stop suppressing the value of its currency to make Chinese exports cheaper than those of US competitors. "That's why on day one, I will label them a currency manipulator, which allows us to apply tariffs where they're taking jobs." Beijing urged the candidates ...

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    Libya security row rocks Obama campaign

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... to acknowledge a successful terrorist attack on its watch. Meanwhile The US Treasury said on Friday it would delay a semi-annual currency report until after a finance meeting next month, a move that will probably draw fresh criticism from Romney, who has accused the Obama administration of being soft on China's currency policies. Additional reporting by Bloomberg ...

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    Greg Torode examines implications for China in US election

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... of Massachusetts enters the White House on January 20, he has- repeatedly- vowed to formally declare China a "currency manipulator" on his first day. While such a designation may not necessarily ... and they don't quibble with the sentiment. Obama talks extensively about his efforts to push China on the currency and level the trade playing field, pointing to successful cases brought before the WTO. ...

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    Romney, Obama camps clash over the God factor

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Trust" from US currency. The Obama campaign described Romney's rhetoric as a "Hail Mary" pass- a desperate long throw in the dying moments of an American football game when defeat ...

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    Electoral College means winning most votes may not win US presidency

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Greg Torode A compromise more than 220 years ago means the popular vote does not elect the president- and that could cause a crisis Why winning most votes may not win presidency The United States is yet again staring down the barrel of a potential constitutional crisis as the race for the White House enters its closing stages. With the Republican presidential hopeful Mitt ...

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    New York mayor Michael Bloomberg backs Obama

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by The Guardian in Washington

    ... in responding to the crisis. Republicans played down the significance of the Bloomberg endorsement. "It's not surprising to me. Bloomberg is a very liberal political figure," said George ...

  8. News - World - WHITE HOUSE RACE

    Obama gains an edge in presidential race amid New York storm fallout

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... Greg Torode With the election less than a week away, it's a chance for the president to show leadership in a crisis. Mitt Romney has a harder task Advantage Obama in storm fallout ... are pretty at a time of crisis, but they nonetheless reflect the hard realities of a most political moment. Just as Sandy made landfall, polls nationwide and in key swing states were revealing a race ...

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    Four more years for Obama to make his mark

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... about uncertainties in China's future direction. While there were differences in detail- Romney's threat to instantly brand China a "currency manipulator" being one- ...

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    US election campaigns reshuffled as storm nears

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in Washington

    ... to demonstrate steady leadership in the face of crisis was offset by the risk the government, as in past emergencies, could be faulted for an ineffective response, with the president left to take ...




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