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The business group backs tax portions of Obama's plan but criticizes labor and environmental proposals.
Widespread layoffs on Wall Street lead to shaky confidence in the real estate market.
Reasons for hope
Even critics praise her political skills, which will be tested by the debate over a stimulus package.
Japan, Germany, China, the United Kingdom, and France have all announced massive spending plans.
No deal by Inauguration Day, a blow to Obama's hope for a quick response to the economic crisis.
Economic actions by Congress plus key foreign-policy challenges for incoming Obama team.
Several groups are pushing Obama to create new jobs by rebuilding America's national parks.
Up, up and away.
As lawmakers, Obama eye billions in infrastructure spending, lobbyists scramble for pieces of the pie.