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Posted byon August 19, 2011 at 3:51 PM EDT
This week most of the action took place far from the West Wing, as the President and many of his senior advisors met with Americans in rural towns and communities
Posted byon August 19, 2011 at 9:39 AM EDT
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack speaks about the Administration's commitments to innovation and small business development for the continued strength of small towns and rural areas.
Posted byon August 19, 2011 at 12:00 AM EDT
Here's what happened this week at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon August 18, 2011 at 6:32 PM EDT
As President Obama traveled through Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois holding town hall meetings, we heard from several state and local officials who attended the events on the impact of the President’s Rural Tour and what it meant to their communities.
Posted byon August 18, 2011 at 4:32 PM EDT
After three days of traveling through the Midwest and talking with farmers, small business owners and concerned citizens, the President says Congress must act quickly to put Americans back to work
Posted byon August 18, 2011 at 9:58 AM EDT
At the final town hall on his trip through the Midwest, the President promises that new proposals that will put Americans back to work are coming soon
Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 6:23 PM EDT
President Obama talks about finding jobs for returning veterans, reducing the nation's deficits by increasing revenue, and investing in biofuels during a town hall in Atkinson, Illinois.
Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 3:32 PM EDT
President Obama heads to a farm in Henry County for the last town hall of his summer tour.
Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 2:58 PM EDT
There are more than 100 events being held throughout the summer so that senior Administration officials can talk with Americans across the country
Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 11:33 AM EDT
On the final day of President Obama's tour through rural America, he'll be back in his home state of Illinois to talk with people about how we strengthen the middle class and increase economic opportunity for everyone.