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Obama Holds First Presidential News Conference

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Obama Holds First Presidential News Conference

Obama Holds First Presidential News Conference

Obama Holds First Presidential News Conference

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President Barack Obama held his first prime-time news conference Monday. The event followed a push in Indiana for his economic stimulus plan, which passed a key hurdle in the U.S. Senate. Obama has urged swift action on the measure.