President Barack Obama on Monday offered help for people struggling to pay bills and care for their families. The product of a middle class task force headed by Vice President Joe Biden, the proposals will also be included in Obama's budget request due to be submitted to Congress next week. Obama announces initiatives for middle class | General News | Comcast.net A little more effort than handing out checks for a few hundred dollars as an economy stimulant don't you think? This is why I like Obama, he is looking to the long term and really trying to fix the issues average Americans are facing. What do you guys think about Obama's focus on middle class Americans?