President Barack Obama speaks to the House Democratic Issues Conference Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 in Williamsburg, Va. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President Barack Obama speaks to the House Democratic Issues Conference Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 in Williamsburg, Va. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Associated Press
President Barack Obama speaks to the House Democratic Issues Conference Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 in Williamsburg, Va. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Associated Press

Obama warns lawmakers that 'catastrophe' looms

February 05, 2009 6:06 PM