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President-elect Barack Obama leaves a news conference with former Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Paul Volcker (left) and economic adviser Austan Goolsbee (center) in Chicago. Mr. Obama defended his choices as experienced while "fresh thinking."

ASSOCIATED PRESS President-elect Barack Obama leaves a news conference with former Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Paul Volcker (left) and economic adviser Austan Goolsbee (center) in Chicago. Mr. Obama defended his choices as experienced while "fresh thinking."