TPMDC Morning Roundup | Talking Points Memo

Obama And Brown Point To Unity In Economic Crisis During their joint press conference earlier today, President Obama and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown assured the public that the world would not fall into the trap of protectionism that exacerbated the Great Depression: “That is a mistake that we cannot afford to repeat.” Brown also pointed to the G-20 summit itself as a sign of consensus among world leaders: “As President Obama has said, never before has the world come together in this way to deal with an economic crisis.”

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