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Obama to urge financial overhaul


President Barack Obama is to argue that his policies are rescuing an American financial system that was close to collapse.

In a speech to mark one year since the collapse of Lehman Brothers bank, he will focus on "the need to take the next series of steps" in regulatory reform.

Sarah Morris reports from Washington.


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