Obama for America
"Fix the Economy"
|McCain (Jan. 10, 2008 clip):
I don't believe we're headed into a recession...
Ed Rutherford, Morrow, Ohio: I think we're absolutely in a recession.
Lauren Ahlersmeyer, Lafayette, Indiana: I sometimes struggle just to get the essentials--you know the milk, the bread, the eggs.
McCain (April 17, 2008 clip): There's been great progress economically...
Stuart Morrison, Park Hills, Kentucky: The economy's in a rut.
McCain (Jan. 30, 2008 clip): We have had a pretty good prosperous time with low unemployment...
Kelly Robertson, Elkhart, Indiana: The way the economy is, it is the bleakest of times.
Chris Fisher, Wilmington, Ohio: I'm worried; I'm really worried.
Obama (voiceover): I'm Barack Obama and I approve this message.
Notes: This ad
was released on the day that Obama outlined his "New Energy for America
Plan" in a speech in Lansing, MI. McCain campaign spokesman
Tucker Bounds responded with this statement: