Obama To Use Lehman Anniversary To Cite Progress

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September 14, 2013 AT 7:08 AM
On the fifth anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse, President Barack Obama is laying claim to an economic turnaround and warning Republicans not to risk a backslide by threatening a government shutdown or a debt default. It marks a determined effort by the White House to confront public skepticism about Obama's stewardship of the economy.