Quote of the Day, January 8th, 2009

January 8, 2009 |

"That work begins with this plan - a plan I am confident will save or create at least three million jobs over the next few years. It is not just another public works program. It's a plan that recognizes both the paradox and the promise of this moment - the fact that there are millions of Americans trying to find work, even as, all around the country, there is so much work to be done. That's why we'll invest in priorities like energy and education; health care and a new infrastructure that are necessary to keep us strong and competitive in the 21st century."

-President-elect Barack Obama, while addressing the country about his economic stimulus plan, "American Recovery and Reinvestment."