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THE RESET: Debt, stocks both up in 1st Obama term

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Two things soared big time during President Barack Obama's first term: the national debt and the stock market. So what gives? The debt rose from $10.6 trillion four years ago to close to $16.4 trillion now, a 55 percent increase. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was 7,949 on Inauguration Day 2009. On Friday, it closed nearly 72 percent higher at 13,649 for a five-year high. Both...