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A catastrophe looms, Obama tells the nation

Pushes stimulus, says ways must change

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By Susan Milligan
Globe Staff / February 10, 2009

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WASHINGTON - President Obama, speaking to the nation in his first prime-time news conference, last night warned of an economic "crisis that could become a catastrophe" if Congress does not act quickly on a massive stimulus package making its way through a Congress sharply divided along party lines. (Full article: 1123 words)

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