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Amid echoes of FDR, debate rekindles over New Deal

President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the nation on the banking crisis in 1933. President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the nation on the banking crisis in 1933. (Associated Press/ File)
By Michael Kranish
Globe Staff / January 15, 2009

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WASHINGTON - As Barack Obama prepares for his inauguration, the echoes of one of his greatest inspirations - Franklin D. Roosevelt's handling of the Great Depression - resound everywhere. (Full article: 1054 words)

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