ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 02, 2009
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(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.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.