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  • The Republican Party gathered in Tampa for their convention but many people can't help but talk about the weather.
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florida, republicans, inside politics, jim gardner
  • Jim Gardner, Ed Rendell FULL INTERVIEW
  • Former Pennsylvania Governor and author of "A Nation of Wusses" Ed Rendell sat down with Jim Gardner for a candid, one-hour interview.
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philadelphia, ed rendell, jim gardner, local/state, jim gardner
  • Only one candidate can win tonight, but at least three could claim victory.
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iowa, jim gardner, election, rick santorum, mitt romney, ron paul, michele bachmann, inside politics, jim gardner
  • Action News anchor Jim Gardner reports from Iowa where he interviewed former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum.
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  • The countdown continues to tomorrow's Iowa caucuses.
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  • Read Jim Gardner's preview of his interview with President Obama, and see much more TONIGHT on Action News at 11:00.
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  • When Barack Obama is sworn-in as president on Tuesday, it will mark one of the great ironies in our country's history.
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  • And the beat goes on.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • We all have our little boundaries that spur us into some kind of action: when a child's temperature reaches 101 degrees, that's it, time to call the doctor, or when the needle on the speedometer gets to ___(fill in the blank) miles per hour, it's definitely time to slow down.
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  • The definitions have been tossed around for weeks now; "Depression" a period of low general economic activity marked especially by rising levels of unemployment (Merriam-Webster).
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  • Investors continue to fear that the recession will be worse than they could have imagined, and there is increasing evidence they're right.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • The federal government has announced a plan to help suffering homeowners and stabilize the real estate market, but already, critics are saying it doesn't go far enough.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • President-elect Barack Obama had his first news conference today since the election, and predictably, most of the time was spent on the financial crisis.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • The financial and economic crises have hit Philadelphia right between the eyes. Mayor Michael Nutter came to Channel 6 today to make a live, ten minute address during our noon broadcast.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Upsets happen all the time. All you have to do is look in the sports pages, and you'll see the word used all the time.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • I've always tried to tell my children, if you win all the time, then individual victories lose their impact.
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  • As expected, the Fed today slashed interest rates, cutting the target for the Fed Funds rate from 1.5% to 1.00%. The last time the Fed Funds rate was lower was during the Eisenhower Administration in 1958.
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  • Talk about getting off the mat. The stock market followed an overseas rally at the open this morning, getting the day off to a 300 point gain.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • It looked like we were headed for a pretty even close in the stock market today until the Dow Jones average plummeted 200 points in the last couple of minutes. Recession fears have a tendency to strike just before the closing bell.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Aren't Friday's fun? My boss says sarcasm doesn't register very well by way of the printed word. In that case, you probably misinterpreted my first three words.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • If the financial crisis was first sparked by the collapse of the housing market, and by too many homeowners defaulting on their mortgages, then does it make sense for the government to help homeowners who are drowning in what are called under water mortgages?
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Today has been marked by a blizzard of numbers, and most of them are bad. We can start with the Dow Jones Industrial Average: down 514.45 points. Ouch.
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  • The stock market may have been down today, but the credit market continued to loosen up a bit. Remember the Libor? I talked about it a few days ago, explaining it's the interest rate that banks charge each other for short term borrowing.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • So how afraid are you? Really? Well, readers of The New York Times were introduced this morning to a way to determine the level of fear in the stock market.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • One of the first things I said in my initial blog of October 13th was that I would never give any advice about investing.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Thursday's Financial Crisis 101 blog.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Ouch! The stock market is back in the tank. The Dow Jones Average ended the day down 733 points.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • We're going to use this space for awhile to try to keep you up to date on the financial crisis.
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business/finance, jim gardner
  • Congratulations everyone, at least those of you who pay taxes. You will soon be a stockholder in 9 of America's biggest banks, and eventually, in 9,000 banks.
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  • It's the night that Barack Obama claims his prize.
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inside politics, jim gardner
  • Senator Joseph Biden introduced himself to America as the Democratic Party's vice presidential candidate.
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inside politics, jim gardner
  • It was a stunning call by Hillary Clinton Tuesday night to move forward and get behind Barack Obama.
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  • Former presidential candidate to take stage Tuesday night.
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  • A night of surprises to kick off the Democratic National Convention.
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  • The interesting thing about Barack Obama's choice of Joe Biden is that for almost every issue, there are two sides of the coin.
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inside politics, jim gardner
  • Action News was there as the first night of the 2008 Democratic National Convention was called to order Monday evening.
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inside politics, jim gardner
  • Supporters and protestors arrive to the Democratic National Convention.
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inside politics, jim gardner
  • 6abc is live at the Democratic National Convention.
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inside politics, jim gardner