Obama savors stimulus win but fights loom (AFP)

US President Barack Obama arrives to speak on his economic stimulus proposal from the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. The divided US House of Representatives on Wednesday approved an 819-billion-dollar stimulus package touted by Obama as a vital remedy to revive the ailing US economy.(AFP/Saul Loeb)AFP – Handing US President Barack Obama his first big win, the divided US House of Representatives approved a huge stimulus bill he touted as vital to saving the US economy from collapse.


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