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Congress, White House get a 'D' grade – Christine Romans on a CNNMoney.com survey of economists

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - When it comes to handling the economy, neither Obama nor Congress make the grade.

CNNMoney asked 20 economists to give the Obama administration and the current Congress a letter grade for their performance on the economy. And none of those surveyed gave either one an A.

While both received overall averages of D, Obama did a little better than Congress, scoring three B's and only one F.

This morning on "Early Start," Christine Romans explains why economists felt Congress and the White House should receive the bad grade.

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