Obama sends jobs bill to Capitol Hill

By REUTERS
September 12, 2011 23:44

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

WASHINGTON - US President Barack Obama sent his jobs bill to Capitol Hill on Monday and called on Congress to pass it quickly "to get the economy moving now."

"This legislation is fully paid for," he said in a note accompanying the bill, also stressing it could take some time for the US economy to completely recover.

"The American people understand that the economic crisis and the deep recession were not created overnight and will not be solved overnight," Obama said.

Related Content

Breaking news
July 23, 2018
Gunman dead after shooting 9, including girl, in Toronto

By REUTERS