Pres. Obama’s Weekly Address 2/14/09


Saturday, February 14th, 2009 at 5:30 am A major milestone Today President Obama is celebrating the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act as a “major milestone on our road to recovery,” while still emphasizing that we have many miles yet to go. “This historic step won’t be the end of what we do to turn our economy […]

Something Doesn’t Smell Right…


February 4, 2009 – Whew!  We almost got two more tax crooks in the Obama cabinet.  But we were saved, if you can believe it, by the New York Times (NYT) Op-ed page.  I don’t know who wrote about it because I don’t read that slanted rag.  Can’t believe anyone does but it appears that […]

“Creative Industries” Support Florida’s Economy


Florida Highlighted for Best Practices in Using Arts and Culture to Stimulate the Economy January 21, 2009 Secretary of State Kurt S. Browning is pleased to announce that Florida has been highlighted in a new report from the National Governor’s Association Center for Best Practices called Using Arts and Culture to Stimulate State Economic Development. […]

Pres. Obama’s Weekly Address 1/31/09


Saturday, January 31st, 2009 at 4:45 am Moving Forward In the weekly address, President Barack Obama addressed the latest economic news and urged the passing of an America Recovery and Reinvestment Plan. He also announced that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is preparing a new strategy for reviving our financial system — which will not only […]

A Strong Middle Class = A Strong America [So Says the White House]


Friday, January 30th, 2009 at 11:17 am A Strong Middle Class = A Strong America The mortgage crisis. Wall Street. The loss of millions of jobs. In this economic crisis, the middle class is getting hit from all angles. That’s why the President created a Middle Class Task Force and asked his right hand man, […]

Pres. Obama’s Weekly Video Address 1/24/09

Saturday, January 24th, 2009 at 5:55 am President Obama delivers Your Weekly Address In his first weekly address since being sworn in as the 44th president of the United States, President Barack Obama discusses how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan will jump-start the economy. “This is not just a short-term program to boost employment,” […]