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Aides say the president Obama's preparing for State of the Union Address that will refocus.
But not re define his presidency that's they're putting.
And for more on the week ahead for the president we're joined now by Fox News correspondent.
And -- we'll set the White House good morning to you.
Good morning as -- White House tries to figure out the next step on Health Care Reform the president's top advisors say they're making -- a top priority in -- focused.
Of next -- of Wednesday's state of the union speech.
What the president what -- -- in the state of union are several things including continuing to take the steps that are necessary to provide an environment where the private sector.
Once again can start hiring people.
The president -- a new emphasis on jobs and the economy at a town hall meeting on Friday in Ohio.
Taking a populist tone.
Promising to fight for the little guy.
Today he -- with his task force on middle class families.
Regarding the democrats' big loss in last week's Massachusetts senate race press secretary Robert Gibbs told fox the outcome was not an endorsement of Republican policies.
But admitted that voters were apparently angry that the administration.
Hasn't made more progress on the economy some Republicans say it is about much more than jobs.
And senator cornyn told fox that folks are scared about spending debt.
More taxes and a huge Health Care Reform bill that might involve.
The government in a lot more ways as president of course has a lot more on his agenda and then.
Jobs and health care he has -- new bin Laden tape apparently out to deal with also criticism of his policies on handling terror suspects.
And of course some resistance in congress are trying to -- Ben Bernanke fed chair for another term.
-- -- well he looks live for -- at the White House this morning.
Tony thanks for that all right let's talk a little bit more it's now nineteen minutes past the hour futures pointing higher -- of the trade.
On not on Wall Street this morning so we have Jordan will -- Jordan Kimmel with this national securities.
Corporation talk a little bit more.
About -- the markets but with Melanie was just reporting on which is distributed addressed.
Lot of pressure certainly anytime a president makes the State of the Union Address but right now comes at what is at best to bump in the road for this administration worst start of something much.
You know worsen their point of view I think you come out of it on -- on one tonight.
Where you know I think we'll give a great great speech that's what he does best and I think that it's time for him to go back to being the people's president though again -- talk about jobs.
The talk about being -- for the individual.
-- -- that going into election he just needs to follow through.
Without Andy and Mike what do you what what what what -- -- how would you do that here and when you say you.
It is important part of it is you don't wanna come across -- fake right -- if you're what a certain way and you've been a certain way for a year now.
Everybody's looking that you think are what's he gonna do how -- that change things you don't want you you have an authentic otherwise people see through it -- -- -- -- but I think some of the good news of the real economy -- I think what he's gonna go ahead and say a lot of that part money has since been Spain he had in terms of the construction projects.
With -- shovel ready right all of a sudden they start talking about.
Infrastructure programs bridges our own roads.
Smart reads all these kind of things domestically.
The interesting thing about that -- has none of those jobs can be out sorties.
There any concession of -- hey -- middle added.
Just some things that would have done differently in the first year or -- -- just the data out -- -- I think I'll pass on that and again that that that might make a good script.
I don't think even -- to say he's as is enough problems they did the best they could rightly focused on.
On May be the -- first but again when when -- the people's president give the money to the banks.
-- the banks don't loan them money but take zero interest rates.
And by treasury started to spread it didn't work for the economy it's about.
What are you doing for me right voted for you hold this on the banking the attack on bankers is not a good.
Way to go about -- -- or -- -- -- -- that's more the blame game it's like what can I do they help you more positive you're welcome additional help or exactly and again.
What I think happened -- -- -- one the only people that say this.
I don't think things were as bad.
As as the way it.
Look going into the election he's scared the heck out of people they stop the spending they told people how -- was about to lose your job.
People should -- -- and they stop spending and it accelerated the down the down move.
Now what happens is this is big business cycle I've said it again and again what happens if you take -- low and off you not.
Real estate down low -- -- -- not the stock market that alone up.
Value players come mean yeah pool their money in store to buy this is a ready.
-- -- to happen he needs to talk about the leading indicators turning higher.
And then jobs comes second and I do believe that -- -- time for him on that one they can expect.
-- jobs picture right around and -- say this quarter and next quarter but again I think what he's talking about not the public sector.
But the private sector help what about the need.
For government to initiate jobs and I do think they'll talk about construction.
The infrastructure and again what my point is -- -- the justice.
So what about the deficit because that this whole Tea Party thing this whole movement that's what you wanna call it.
Is is basically based on the fact that the government spending too much and -- too involved.
How do you address that if you're President Obama you believe that the government still must be involved that we still need to spend more to get ourselves out of this.
-- -- that's a pickle and again I think that what you have is deep down a social list.
Who believes in socialism and big government spending -- what was best stretch where I to win the word -- wouldn't get the word socialist from what from what he's -- talk administration wants to one health care that wants -- run on the banks -- -- the one insurance companies.
This is this is the same.
Heard that from somebody I just don't -- -- the scene where comes from in terms of factual and you factually based because I also hear from number.
People on the left that that the president has not been and this is where he's really getting hit from both sides hasn't gone far enough that the stimulus was too small that he should of pulled out of Afghanistan all these things.
We're not done to their liking his his quote unquote base and then you people like you pray that he's a socialist.
Going -- that the thing that Wall Street wants most and I think what the people want most is a divided congress and it and White House tonight get let them talk a lot let -- do little and let business and individuals really won the boat which is what -- should do.
Where we're in this situation right now witnessing this in the problems are so big.
Leave it to me let let us -- it from Washington.
I don't think that really runs for a long period of time I do think again.
You need to talk about domestic shoring up our domestic I think people sort of why are we spending this money and I ran Afghanistan when our -- bridges and roads are -- gambling as a lot of little they -- are.
-- on the president's so called base that say about that one of them to come out of of Afghanistan's that he stayed there with built as a socialist thing is too far.
You'll well I -- admitted I I think that if it given the opportunity.
He would -- more mortal left but he's a politician.
He's a political and we realizes he can't get as far left the national -- the center.
Right and that's what happened with Clinton when his health Claire -- -- didn't work.
Next thing you know he was reelected and the economy took care of itself it did in the mid nineties --
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