Contact Us

Obama Stops In Schenectady, GE Chief Headed To White House

Alex Wong, Getty Images

(Schenectady, NY) — Innovation and competitiveness. President Obama spoke about both during a stop at General Electric in Schenectady this afternoon. Obama urged U.S. employers to hire more workers to invigorate the sluggish economic recovery.

Meanwhile, Obama has named GE Chief Executive Jeffrey Immelt to head up a new White House advisory panel on economic growth. Immelt has served for the past two years on the President’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. That panel has been chaired by former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, who is retiring.

Best of WIBX 950

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wibx950.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for IBX INCENTIVE CLUB quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive IBX INCENTIVE CLUB contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.