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January 27, 2010 2:32 PM

Commentary: No time to throw in the towel, Mr. President

Dear President Obama, I will be watching your State of the Union address tonight with an increased intensity. You were elected for times such as these, when the upheaval is real and the rhetoric ripe. You proved you were up to the task by signing a $787 billion stimulus plan that has already produced between 1 million and 2 million jobs. It was the reason the economy began growing earlier than most thought possible and why we avoided another Depression. Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have acknowledged as much.

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