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Home foreclosures have doubled in the past year, and home prices are down by 13% — the fastest decline in two decades. A report on consumer confidence says Americans feel worse about the economy than they have since the 1970’s. Also today, one Republican website calls Rev. Jeremiah Wright “the gift that keeps on giving.”

Producers:
Katie Cooper
Sonya Geis
Karen Radziner

Main Topic Rev. Wright, Part II 43 MIN, 2 SEC

During his three-day publicity blitz, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright has injected himself back into the presidential campaign. Barack Obama has distanced himself from Reverend Wright. At the National Press Club yesterday, the Reverend distanced himself from the candidate.

Guests:
Lynn Sweet, Washington Bureau Chief, Chicago Sun-Times
Jeffrey Weiss, Writer, Dallas Morning News
Andre Willis, Brown University (@BrownUniversity)
Leon Wynter, blogger, The American Race

Making News The Economy, Pres. Bush and the Presidential Campaign 6 MIN, 10 SEC
At a rose-garden news conference today, President Bush blamed Congress for blocking his proposals to deal with the high price of gasoline. He reassured Americans that he feels their economic pain.

Guests:
Jim Gerstenzang, White House Correspondent, Los Angeles Times
Dan Berman, Editor, Environment and Energy Daily

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