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Obama / Stimulus Plan #916539

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 02, 2009
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(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) Report introduced.

(Studio: Kate Snow) President-elect Barack Obama's plans to be in Washington to drum up support for his economic stimulus plan featured; details given about how bold his plan might be to create jobs in the infrastructure, direct funds to states, tax cuts etc. [December 19, OBAMA - says we will have to be bold.] Statement from Representative John Boehner about tax dollars quoted. The status of the Senate race in Minnesota and what will happen with Roland Burris, who has been named by Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich to succeed Obama in the Senate, updated. [BURRIS - calls it a legal appointment.] Obama's Wednesday White House meeting with President Bush and former presidents Bill Clinton, George Bush and Jimmy Carter noted.

Stephanopoulos, George;
Snow, Kate

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