President Obama Delivers Remarks on Economy, Stimulus Package
Wednesday, January 28, 2009; 11:22 AM
SPEAKERS: PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA
SAMUEL J. PALMISANO, CEO, IBM
DAVID COTE, CEO, HONEYWELL [*] OBAMA: All righty. Please, everybody have a seat.
PALMISANO: Thank you.
Mr. President, thank you for the opportunity to be here today, and I think you'll agree that across all of America and around the world, in boardrooms and cabinet rooms and kitchen tables, people are fixated on what's necessary to address the economic emergency.
There's a gathering global consensus that bold and aggressive steps are needed of both business and government working together to address what's required to move the worldwide economies.