In press availability, responds to Clinton’s jabs that he is “timid” and “unenthusiastic” on the economy by saying “I have been ahead of her on some of the critical steps that have been needed.”
Says McCain is “behind the curve” on economic issues, thinks U.S. should stay on the sidelines.
Also discusses MLK, Iraq, Colombian Free Trade Agreement in Q&A. Read pool report here.
Clinton camp responds: “Barack Obama just doesn’t get it. He’s recycling old false arguments about a stimulus debate that happened three months ago…” Full statement here.