Obama unveils jobs plan for U.S. :: U.S. President Barack Obama challenges Congress to put the good of the nation over political benefit and pass a huge jobs plan he has proposed.
Obama promotes jobs plan on GOP turf :: RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- His sleeves rolled up and his finger stabbing the air, President Barack Obama pitched his newly unveiled jobs plan with campaign-style fervor Friday, urging Americans to pressure their lawmakers to pass his $447 billion initiative. "We're tougher than these times," he declared. "We are bigger than the smallness of our politics."...
Obama unveils $450bn jobs package :: Barack Obama unveils a $450bn (Â£282bn) package of plans aimed at creating jobs, and urges Congress to quickly pass the measures.