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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

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Moody’s Maintains AAA Credit Rating to US

Written on August 03, 2011 by Japhet Writ

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Moody's retained US' sovereign AAA rating, but with Negative Outlook.

Last Tuesday, credit rating agency – Moody’s – said that US will retain its AAA rating for the time being. However, its outlook was down to “negative.” The Negative Outlook indicates the possibility that Moody’s would downgrade the country’s credit rating within a year or two.

Moody’s move was made after the Washington debate on whether to raise the country’s $14.3 billion debt ceiling. The rating agency also added that the political deal to raise the debt ceiling has now “virtually eliminated the risk of such a default.”

But even though the risk of default is gone, Moody’s pointed out that lawmakers must take additional steps and keep their promise.

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