NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 23, 2008
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(Chicago: Savannah Guthrie) The unveiling of President-elect Barack Obama's plan for the economy with Tim Geithner expected to be named treasury secretary, with Lawrence Summers heading the National Economic Council and New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson at Commerce featured; details given about the economic problems and the first features of the program to rebuild the infrastructure. [OBAMA - says we are facing an economic crisis of historic proportions; comments on jump starting job creation.] [On "This Week," incoming White House adviser David AXELROD; on "Face the Nation," Obama economic adviser Austan GOOLSBEE; on "This Week," Senator Richard SHELBY; on "Meet the Press," Obama transition team adviser William DALEY- comment on the scope of the economic plan.] [Financial Services Forum Rob NICHOLS- likens this to surgery.]