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By John R. Bolton
The president fiddles at his domestic altar while the world burns
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Leon Labrecque
Wall Street on Wednesday celebrated Congress' vote to prevent sharp tax increases from hitting the economy and causing a recession this year, with the Dow Jones industrial average surging by 308 points. But economic gurus warned that the deal falls short of solving the nation's huge debt problems.
It's time to celebrate," said Leon LaBrecque, chief strategist at LJPR, an investment management company, expressing the relief of many on Wall Street who had been dreading the arrival of the Jan. 1 deadline for months.
"The deal is done"