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Tuesday, February 24, 2009
The Japanese media has other ideas
The Japanese media had their own ideas of what would transpire during the meeting between Aso and Obama. They believed Obama invited Aso to Washington in an effort to get Japan to loan America the money it needed to carry out its stimulus package. One Japanese official disputed that claim, arguing that America was not having any problems borrowing money at the current time.