Tuesday, November 25, 2008

"We Have A Mandate"

If you've forgotten over the past eight years what it's like to hear a president speak knowledgably and specifically on the issues of the day, to answer questions directly and in complete English sentences, then I have a real treat for you.

Here are the video clips of President-Elect Barack Obama's second press conference on the economy in two days; the third will be tomorrow.

First half of press conference below; second half after the jump.

For those who can't watch video, here is the text of his opening remarks.

Cross-posted at They Gave Us A Republic.