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Our view goes further than that. We'd be happy if it was delayed forever. We don't believe...using large tariffs as a tool on this issue is effective and we believe it could do more harm than good.
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#Believe

Secretary Snow will be personally engaged on working with Congress. He's been a strong voice on this for some time.
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#Congress

Undersecretary Adams is on point on this issue, and the question of the role of the economies in Asia in the global adjustment process is foremost in his mind.
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#Asia

Secretary Snow is at work and enjoying his job, and we have nothing to announce on his future.
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#Future

We think the secretary can be more effective in achieving the priorities of the president by remaining in Washington.
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#Priorities

It's another example of the Chinese using market instruments to deal with market conditions in their economy.
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#Economy

It will be a good look at Iraq 's economy and the economic reforms they are putting in place, and how they are getting in position to complete the debt deal and IMF financing.
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#Economy

Before Saddam, Iraq really was an engine of economic activity in the Mid East.
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#Iraq

We think it's time to have someone permanently based in Beijing.
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#Beijing

The president felt that there will certainly be a need to put that money to work for the Iraqi people.
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#Money

China has made a reform to its exchange rate mechanism that was an important step. We still want to see greater currency flexibility in the region.
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#Flexibility #China #Currency

The deal to provide 100 percent debt cancellation is in jeopardy,
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#Jeopardy

The World Bank's analysis seems to give greater credence to the ability of a Niger to pay back its unsustainable debt than it does for the G-8 countries to meet their commitments.
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#Commitment

The secretary's doing his job, and he's focused on the U.S. economy right now.
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#Job #Economy

There is no higher priority for the members of this committee than protect the security of the United States.
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#United States #Priority

The best thing we can do is ensure that these people are allowed to do their jobs.
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#Jobs

CFIUS is only required to go to the 45-day investigation if, at the end of the 30-day period, outstanding national security questions remain.
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#National Security

This is a new review, and we're going to look at it with open eyes as to the national security risks.
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#National Security

The results in this administration point to nearly 5 million new jobs created since the President's Jobs and Growth bill passed the Congress in 2003, the unemployment rate at 4.7 percent -- lower than the average of the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s, rapid economic growth, historically low interest rates, and low inflation.
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#Congress #Inflation #1970s #1990s #1980s

It's really the week this must be done because the Congress will be out of session at the end of this week.
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#Congress