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Bush Proposes Economic Stimulus Plan

This is the text of remarks by President George W. Bush at the Economic Club of Chicago.

Speech by President George W. Bush at the Economic Club of Chicago.

BushThank you all very much. It’s a windy day out there, which is — (laughter) — a good day for a windy speaker. (Laughter.) I’m honored to be your guest here at the Economic Club of Chicago. I want to thank Michael for the invitation. I like a short introduction; he didn’t let me down. (Laughter.)

For 75 years, the business leaders and the entrepreneurs in the club have helped make Chicago a prosperous and energetic city. You understand the concerns facing American workers and employers — and you believe, as I do, that we must address those concerns honestly and aggressively. [Read more…]