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An administration offiicial says that the Department of Treasury is on track to roll out its plan to remove toxic assets off of distressed bank ledgers early next week. Originally, that plan was slated for a Friday roll-out; it's been postponed; it's not clear whether the news about AIG intervened here.

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Marc Ambinder is an Atlantic contributing editor. He is also a senior contributor at Defense One, a contributing editor at GQ, and a regular contributor at The Week.

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