Exclusive BET News Interview: President Obama’s Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett Discusses the Deficit Dilemma

    Exclusive BET News Interview: President Obama's Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett Discusses the Deficit Dilemma

    Online Three-Part Series Breaks Down the Urgent Need to Raise the Country's Legal Borrowing Limit From The President's Trusted Advisor's Point of View

    Available Exclusively on BET.com

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    NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Just days away from the August 2nd default deadline, President Obama's senior advisor, Valerie Jarrett, gave BET News an exclusive interview to talk about the debt limit dilemma.?In this three-part series, Jarrett outlines the White House's argument on the importance of raising the national debt limit, breaks down the stakes for Black America on this issues and even answers tough questions about the possibility of the U.S. defaulting on its debt obligations and the widening wealth gap facing African Americans in this economy.

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    Visit the links below to view the entire exclusive series with Valerie Jarrett now and find out what she's urging all Americans to do to help.

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