[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/images/01/28/art.getty.obama.ceo.mtg.jpg caption="President Obama spoke after meeting with a dozen CEOs."]NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) - In a final push before the House votes on an economic stimulus package, President Obama said Wednesday that the country needs immediate action to solve rampant job loss.
Obama spoke after meeting with a dozen CEOs including Sam Palmisano of IBM and Dave Cote of Honeywell.
"The businesses that are shedding jobs to stay afloat ... and all those who live in fear that theirs will be the next job cut - they need help now," Obama said from the White House. "They are looking to Washington for action - bold and swift."