Osawatomie

Obama Pitches Version of Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
6:19 pm
Tue December 6, 2011

Obama in KS: "We Must Restore the Middle Class"

Dan Verbeck/KCUR

Osawatomie, Kan. - President Obama gave an hour-long address in Osawatomie on Tuesday where he focused on the economy and creating a level playing-field for all Americans. KPR's Stephen Koranda was in the crowd and filed this report.

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6:42 am
Mon December 5, 2011

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President Barack Obama

Obama in Osawatomie; Riding with Teddy Roosevelt

The president is coming to Osawatomie, Ks. because of a speech given there more than 100 years ago. Teddy Roosevelt delivered a speech in 1910 that called for a "New Nationalism", and defended the government's role in regulating the economy, defending human welfare and property rights. Whitehouse deputy press secretary Josh Earnest says Obama will channel Roosevelt.  Frank Morris has more of the story.

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Obama in Osawatomie
10:10 pm
Sun December 4, 2011

Obama Rides with Teddy Roosevelt in Osawatomie

President Barack Obama is scheduled to be in Osawatomie Kansas Tuesday, and the speech he’ll give there could mark a tougher approach to his ongoing fight with congressional Republicans.

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