Eonomy http://knau.org en Politicking Could Hurt Economic Recovery http://knau.org/post/politicking-could-hurt-economic-recovery <p>President Obama&nbsp;is giving Congress a &ldquo;to do&rdquo; list.</p><p>He&rsquo;s asking lawmakers to help him lower interest rates on mortgages for millions of homeowners.</p><p>And he wants to entice U-S companies with holdings overseas to invest that money here at home by ending some tax breaks they enjoy.</p><p>The president is urging Congress to pass these and three other components of the Jobs Act he introduced earlier in the year.</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 01:27:07 +0000 Matt Laslo 14078 at http://knau.org