|The American Presidency Project|
|• Barack Obama|
|Press Release: President-Elect Barack Obama to Deliver Major Speech on the Economy on Thursday|
|January 7, 2009|
|Washington, DC – President-Elect Barack Obama will deliver a major speech on the economy at George Mason University tomorrow. He will make the case for urgent action on an American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan that will save or create over 3 million jobs while investing in priorities like health care, energy, and education that will jumpstart economic growth.
This plan will represent not just new policy, but a new approach to meeting our challenges that focuses on responsibility, accountability, and transparency so that we can rebuild confidence and trust in our economy and our markets.
Media Pre-Set: 6:30-7:30am (Media will not have access to their equipment between 7:30-9:30am)
Throw: 55 Feet
Media Truck Parking: North Curb Lane of Mason Pond Drive
Media Coverage: For credentials, please visit http://change.gov/page/s/pressrsvp3
Contact for press logistical and planning purposes only: Peter Newell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-510-8818.
|Citation: Barack Obama: "Press Release: President-Elect Barack Obama to Deliver Major Speech on the Economy on Thursday", January 7, 2009. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=85354.|
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