Obama will be speaking shortly, here’s the live video feed. I will live blog it as well.
Update: Obama’s press conference expected to start any minute.
Presser over, of course he didn’t take any questions from reporters.
- Speaking now.
- “just first step”
- Need “larger plan”
- Can’t reduce deficit with cuts alone, “balanced approach”
- Calls for tax hikes
- Ramping out the class warfare rhetoric
- Recovery hampered by everything but his econ policies
- “Uncertainty around debt hike hurting recovery”
- Won’t get past recession with reduced business regulations
- More stimulus spending
Update: Live video feed taken down.
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