(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is calling on Congress to keep the economic momentum moving forward. In his weekly address, Obama highlighted the positive aspects of the economy, such as ten-million jobs being added over the past 53 months.
Still, the President said Congress needs to work to keep that momentum going by approving reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. The banks helps businesses of all sizes get financing to take their product overseas.
President obama says exports are a vital part of the economy, and the U.S. is breaking new ground.
Obama says the Export Import Bank plays a crucial role in keeping American exports strong.
Obama is calling on Congress to approve the Import Export Bank's charter.