America's Economic Ills: Loose Spending, Lending Ted Koppel has been thinking about the country's economic ills — from a dishonest company promising to improve your credit score, to the proposed economic stimulus bill in Congress.
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America's Economic Ills: Loose Spending, Lending

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America's Economic Ills: Loose Spending, Lending

America's Economic Ills: Loose Spending, Lending

America's Economic Ills: Loose Spending, Lending

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Ted Koppel has been thinking about the country's economic ills — from a dishonest company promising to improve your credit score, to the proposed economic stimulus bill in Congress.

ROBERT SIEGEL, Host:

Senior news analyst Ted Koppel is not impressed with the stimulus plans put forth so far. He says they speak to a larger problem in our troubled economy, that we like lending and spending money that just isn't there.

TED KOPPEL: This is Ted Koppel.

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