Here is the Obama New Jersey speech video from Thurs. July 28, 2010. At Tastee Sub Shop in Edison, President Barack Obama meets with small business owners in a round table discussion. It starts 1:30 p.m. ET. He then delivers a statement to the press at 2:20 p.m. ET.; watch live stream video at that time and thereafter check back for the full video, and transcript text.
UPDATE: Complete video and transcript are below.
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UPDATE: According to the Star-Ledger, the meeting is running behind schedule; and will start at 2:00 p.m. ET and accordingly, the speech will be delivered later than scheduled.
The President’s trip to the Garden State is in support of the proposed Small Business Jobs Act. The legislation is designed to stimulate economic growth and job creation through a variety of measures including tax cuts and a $30 billion dollar Small Business Lending Fund.
According to APP.com, participants at President Obama’s lunch meeting at the Tastee Sub Shop on Plainfield Avenue will include the co-owners of the restaurant, Dave Thornton and Carl Padovano, as well as Theo Mastorakos, owner of Mama Roxy’s Italian restaurant in Rochelle Park, NJ, Tom and Catherine Horsburgh, owners of Ridgid Paper Tube Corp. of Wayne, NJ, and Brian Bovio, operations manager of an energy-savings business in Sicklervillen, NJ.
Today’s complete itinerary is here: President Obama official schedule and guidance, July 28, 2010.
A preview video is below. See also:
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