Castor backs Job Creation and Unemployment Relief Act listen11/10/08 SeÃ¡n Kinane
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On Friday, President Elect Barack Obama called for swift passage of an economic recovery package. Today, U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Tampa, wrote to Obama encouraging him to support the Job Creation and Unemployment Relief Act, H.R. 7110 that passed the House 264-158 in September.
WMNF asked Castor what that bill would do for Florida, if signed by the president.
â€œ[The Tampa Bay area is] one of the top communities across the country with foreclosures, and thatâ€™s just not acceptable.â€
Photo by: SeÃ¡n Kinane/WMNF (October 2008)