Oberstar on Inaugural Speech
Tuesday, Congressman Jim Oberstar issued the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s first inaugural speech:
“With a few broad strokes, President Obama laid out the challenges we face as a nation, from dealing with the recession to tackling the threat of terrorism. I was particularly encouraged to hear him express an eagerness to rebuild our nation’s aging transportation infrastructure. His speech identified these challenges as opportunities and imparted a spirit of optimism to the American people. This is a President who will get things done and bring real change to our nation. “ Congressman Jim Oberstar.