President Obama's jobs bill he says would have created 26,000 jobs in Minnesota -- was dead upon arrival in the U.S. Senate. Republicans voted to kill the $447 billion plan the president had spent weeks campaigning for across the country.
Obama: Jobs bill would create 26,000 jobs in Minnesota
The president gave an ultimatum to lawmakers -- saying they can either help create jobs or explain yourself. Obama says Republicans 'should love this plan' because it includes tax cuts for the middle class and small businesses.