Friday, December 15, 2017
 
 
News: Page (1) of 1 - 08/17/11 Email this story to a friend. email article Print this page (Article printing at MyDmn.com).print page facebook
Obama visits Illinois fair as bus tour rolls on
Obama's Midwest tour rolls into Illinois, 2 town hall meetings planned Wednesday
By The Associated Press

MORRISON, Ill. (AP) ' President Barack Obama has gotten off the bus for another surprise stop in the Midwest ' this time, at a county fair.

The president was making a quick visit Wednesday morning at the Whiteside County Fair in northwest Illinois, a local celebration that has been taking place for more than 140 years.

Although the fair was lightly attended in the morning hours, Obama mingled with people who were judging a cow competition.



Obama is en route to a town hall-style meeting further south in Atkinson, Ill., and he will be having a second one later Wednesday in Alpha, Ill.

Obama's campaign-style bus tour took him to Minnesota and Iowa before Illinois, the state he represented as a U.S. senator before becoming president.


Page: 1


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





Our Privacy Policy --- About The U.S. Daily News - Contact Us - Advertise With Us - Privacy Guidelines