Caterpillar (CAT +2.8%) CEO Doug Oberhelman tells Financial Times the U.S. economy could be...

|About: Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)|By:, SA News Editor

Caterpillar (CAT +2.8%) CEO Doug Oberhelman tells Financial Times the U.S. economy could be dragged into recession, largely due to political squabbling. He sees no end in sight for important trade agreements still pending, while China moves forward and signs up new countries.