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Family Men

Obama hinted today that the composition of his economic team might change after the elections:

Asked about the future of his economic team, the president praised Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and National Economic Council Chairman Larry Summers, but he said: “I have not made any determinations about personnel. I think Larry Summers and Tim Geithner have done an outstanding job, as have my whole economic team. This is tough, the work that they do. They’ve been at it for two years. And, you know, they’re going to have a whole range of decisions about family that’ll factor into this as well.”

“… a whole range of decisions about family…” as in: My entire economic team might suddenly decide to spend more time with theirs.

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