Reuters - President Barack Obama, previewing a big push on the U.S. economy next week, on Saturday defended policies that he said "have stopped the bleeding" and put the middle class on the road to recovery.
HONOLULU — President Barack Obama plans to make an aggressive push to tout his economic policies ahead of his State of the Union address on Jan. 20, starting with a swing through three states after he returns to Washington early Sunday from two weeks of vacation in Hawaii.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans intend to cast President Barack Obama's second-term agenda as more "big government" and offer a series of steps to boost economic growth and reduce the federal debt, countering the president's agenda with competing visions for the country. Florida Sen.
WASHINGTON — Republicans intend to cast President Barack Obama’s second-term agenda as more “big government” and offer a series of steps to boost economic growth and reduce the federal debt, countering the president’s agenda with competing visions for the country.
ByDaniel Philip:It has been roughly five years since the crash of the United States (U.S) equity markets in 2008, as the economy suffered widespread losses. Millions of jobs were lost resulting in high unemployment, declining housing prices, and the American people suffering the worst recession since the Great Depression. America needed leadership that would provide a steady economic recovery; but stopping at par is not a part of the American dream.
An ongoing log of the daily activities of the 44th president of the United States during his first 100 days:
-President Obama gets to add another "first" to his resume when he becomes the first sitting president to appear on a late-night talk show--in this case, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno. Even before his appearance, some said Obama "might be showing a little tone-deafness by heading to Hollywood" (FoxNews.com).