Germany increases social spending before election

Associated Press
Germany increases social spending before election

German chancellor Angela Merkel speaks at a regional meeting of her Christian Democratic Party in Sternberg, eastern Germany Saturday Nov. 3, 2012. Merkel said Europe's sovereign debt crisis will last at least five more years and the continent is on the right path to overcome the crisis but "whoever thinks this can be fixed in one or two years is wrong." (AP Photo/dapd/ Thomas Haentzschel)

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