Senate Democrats

Reid Statement on President Obama’s Signing of Plan to Create Jobs, Invest in Our Future

Washington, DCSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today after President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act:

“President Obama and this new Democratic Congress heard the demands of the American people to urgently address the worsening economic crisis, and we have acted responsibly to put people back to work, ensure middle-class families can get ahead and invest in our future.

“The American people understand that we will not solve this crisis overnight.  But with the President signing this bill into law today, we can start down the long road toward restoring prosperity.”