TITLE

Congress Must Act on Obama's Recovery Plan

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Jesse
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Progressive Populist;3/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the economic recovery plans of the U.S. President Barack Obama's administration. He notes that the economic situation in the country is getting worse as millions of families are facing foreclosures and 2.8 million jobs were lost in 2008. He states that fast action by the Congress in implementing the budget set by the government for the economy is needed. Obama's plans for economic recovery are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
36802247

 

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