Obama's Economic Plea "In Full:" At the start of his first primetime news conference President Obama stressed the importance of passing his proposed economic stimulus plan.
Is The Recession Permanent? Jennifer Loven with the Associated Press asked President Obama about his comments made in Elkhart, Ind. about the possibility of an irreversible recession if action is not taken immediately.
Obama On Building Bipartisanship CBS News' Chip Reid asks President Obama if he underestimated the level of difficulty in achieving bipartisanship in Washington, especially in relation to the economic stimulus package.
Obama's List On Hold President-elect Obama, reiterated that his office did nothing "inappropriate" in the Blagojevich scandal and that a list of staffers in contact with governor's office was on hold at the Attorney General office's request.