President Barack Obama announces economic stimulus plan
- Posted on February 26th, 2009 filed in Television
Robert Kelly, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics, critiqued President Obama’s address to the nation on the economic stimulus plan. While President Obama received some criticism for being short on specifics, Dr. Kelly said it was the right thing to do. “He’s like a CEO – he’s supposed to puff up the crowd and make people feel good.” He said expanding more on the specifics would only cause trouble.
Appeared on News 12 Connecticut on 2/24/09