Obama To Launch Campaign-Style Budget Blitz
AFP reports: "President Barack Obama this week takes his 2012 reelection bid cross-country, to the airwaves and to Facebook, pushing a prescription for long-term US fiscal health that includes tax hikes on the richest Americans...The US president's campaign-style blitz came as Republicans redoubled their attacks on his handling of the struggling US economy and promoted their 'Path to Prosperity' blueprint for reining in the country's galloping deficits."
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Obama's Day Ahead
President Obama will host an Easter Prayer Breakfast at 8:35 a.m. ET. He will hold a town hall at Northern Virginia Community College at 10:15 a.m. ET, to discuss his vision for reducing our debt and bringing down our deficit, based on the values of shared responsibility and shared prosperity. At 3:25 p.m. ET, Obama will meet with a broad group of business, law enforcement, faith, and current and former elected and appointed leaders from across the political spectrum, on fixing the immigration system. At 4:30 p.m. ET, Obama will meet with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates.