September 20th, 2008
11:00 AM ET
6 years ago

HAPPENING NOW: Obama in Florida

Watch Obama's event on CNN.com/live
Watch Obama's event on CNN.com/live

(CNN) - Barack Obama is holding a campaign rally in Daytona Beach, Florida this hour.

Recent polls suggest the race is neck-and-neck in Florida, just over six weeks until Election Day.

Watch the event on CNN.com/live

Read Obama's prepared remarks after the jump

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Filed under: Candidate Barack Obama • Florida • Happening Now
September 20th, 2008
09:30 AM ET
6 years ago

Bush says $700 billion bailout matches size of problem

Bush said Saturday the risk of doing nothing is too great not to act.
Bush said Saturday the risk of doing nothing is too great not to act.

WASHINGTON (CNN) - President Bush said Saturday that the $700 billion package he is recommending to help the financial sector matches the size of the problem.

"It is a big package because it's a big problem," he told reporters at a joint news conference with Alvaro Uribe, the president of Colombia.

"The risk of doing nothing far outweighs the risk of the package," he said at a news conference.

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Filed under: Economy • President Bush
September 20th, 2008
09:03 AM ET
6 years ago

Fact Check: Obama on McCain's abortion stance

What actually is McCain's abortion stance.
What actually is McCain's abortion stance.

The Statement:

Sen. Barack Obama said at a rally in Coral Gables, Florida, on September 19 that Sen. John McCain views Roe v. Wade as a "flawed decision" and that the senator has been running "on a platform to outlaw abortion, even in cases of rape and incest."

Get the facts after the jump!

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Filed under: Candidate Barack Obama • Fact Check • John McCain
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