The Land of Lincolner makes the case for a financial rescue plan in Reno, Nevada, telling supporters the economic crisis affects them directly.
“If we do not act, it will be harder for you to get a mortgage for your home or the loans you need to buy a car or send your children to college.”
More: Politico reports Obama began calling individual rank-and-file members Tuesday, stepping up his advocacy efforts for the bill.
Plus: Sen. Clinton underscores the need for quick bipartisan action to halt the economic crisis in media call. Read remarks here.