TITLE

Remarks to the United States Chamber of Commerce

AUTHOR(S)
Obama, Barack
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;2/7/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents the text of a speech by U.S. President Barack Obama delivered before the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on February 7, 2011. He mentioned that he has sought advice from the chamber as the country was struggling with the recession. He stated that the chamber and the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) do not agree always but they concurred on the need to build a 21st century infrastructure. He also stressed the country's responsibility to invest in the skills and education of young people.
ACCESSION #
60990148

 

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