March 3, 2009: Obama, Brown laud relations (AP)

  • He is the first European leader to visit Obama. Obama said the US-Britain relationship is important to the American people, too.
  • When Obama promised that the American people that they will emerge “more prosperous, more unified, and I think more protected from systemic risk having learned these lessons” of the rippling economic mess, Brown was right there to say, “I think President Obama’s absolutely right.”