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And to Think Romney and McCain Got Grief …

Barack Obama owns 50,000 homes:

WASHINGTON — The nation’s teetering economy has Uncle Sam playing a growing role in neighborhoods across the country — as a homeowner. The combination of a deep recession and a foundering housing market has left the government with more than 50,000 houses on its hands — enough homes to fill a city the size of Riverside, Calif., or Miami. Now federal records show it’s struggling to unload the houses and facing billions of dollars in losses.


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