States Seek Relief From Recession, Credit Crisis

Individual states across the country are being hit by the recession and credit crisis. President-elect Barack Obama, Vice President-elect Joe Biden and other prominent political figures addressed on Tuesday the challenges facing individual states, as well as the country.

Obama's Governor Meeting
Obama's Governor Meeting   

Obama Addresses Governors

President-elect Barack Obama addresses the nation's governors.

VP-Elect Biden Addresses Governors
VP-Elect Biden Addresses Governors   

Biden Addresses Governors

Vice President-elect Joe Biden addresses the nation's governors.

Rendell & Douglas Remarks to Governors
Rendell & Douglas Remarks to Governors   

Governors Rendell & Douglas Address Colleagues

Governors Ed Rendell, D-Pa., and Jim Douglas, R-Vt., address fellow governors about the challenges facing individual states.

California's Cash Crisis
California's Cash Crisis   

California's Cash Crisis

The Golden State could be out of cash by February, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

Governor's Take on Obama
Governor's Take on Obama   

Calif. Lt. Governor on Slowing Economy

Calif. Lt. Gov. John Garamendi discusses his state's slowing economy and what President-elect Obama can do to help.

Individual Bailouts
Individual Bailouts   

Bailing out States

CNBC's Steve Liesman and Charlie Gasparino discuss whether individual states should be bailed out by the federal government.