First Things First, Mr. President

Samuelson, Robert J.
December 2008
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/8/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 152 Issue 23, p48
The author suggests that the primary focus of 2008 U.S. President-elect Barack Obama should be on reviving the crippled U.S. economy through a direct economic stimulus plan. He states that it would be a mistake for Obama to pursue a legislative agenda promoting economic and social reform until the economy has stabilized.


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