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President visits Burma — or is it Myanmar?

Nation's tricky naming conventions befuddle foreign diplomats


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  • worf Mcallen, TX
    Nov. 22, 2012 9:02 a.m.

    After months on the campaign trail:

    * we need a budget plan.
    * we need to know how much taxes will rise
    * we have an urgent need to create employment
    * staff meetings need the president there. He's missed over half during the first term
    * tax code needs to be simplified
    * infrastructure needs planning
    * new teachers need to be hired

    Why is he flying around Burma?