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PBS NewsHour | Obama Tries to Reassure Investors as Markets Plunge Again | PBS

Duration: 04:35
Program: PBS NewsHour #10127
Broadcast Date: Aug. 8, 2011

After Standard & Poor's downgraded a key American credit rating on Friday, President Obama tried to reassure investors Monday that the United States continues to have a AAA-rated economy, but stocks on Wall Street and around the world plummeted. Judy Woodruff reports.

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Post Date: August 8, 2011