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President Obama held an impromptu press conference on the economy this morning. I think its main purpose was to help put to rest some of the falsehoods currently being spread around by the Republicans in general and the Romney campaign in particular…
A complete transcript follows the break.
“It’s Time for Congress to Get to Work”
From the White House weblog:
In this week’s address, President Obama spoke to the American people from a Honeywell manufacturing facility in Minnesota about his proposal to make it easier for companies to hire our returning service members for jobs that utilize their skills and help grow our economy. This week, the President called on Congress to get to work on his proposals to grow the economy and create jobs like getting our construction workers back on the job, giving small business owners a tax break for hiring more workers, giving responsible homeowners the opportunity to refinance their mortgages, and ensuring that women have equal pay for equal work.
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Transcript after the break.