Obama gets to work on jobs

Solnik, Claude
January 2009
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);1/16/2009, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p56A
The article focuses on the insight of various economists about the economic planning of President Barack Obama for the U.S. President Obama expresses some of her plans for the country in the coming years including the launching of stimulus package, several tax cuts, infrastructure developments and job creations for millions Americans. Economists describe President Obama's plan as idealistic and promote business and jobs. They hopes that the plans will help recover from economic crisis.


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