January 18, 2009: Top Obama Adviser Presses for Prompt Action on Stimulus (CQPolitics.com)

  • On "Fox News Sunday," Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she believes Republicans will vote for the package "because it has … tax cuts for the middle class. Ninety-five percent of the American people will get a tax cut. There are business initiatives that are job-creating, and there are investments to address the needs for jobs but also addressing the consequences of a severe downturn in our economy."