Live Blog: Obama’s Latest Economic Address
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
President Obama is this week launching another effort to lay out his vision for how to strengthen the U.S. economy. He's beginning with a midday Wednesday speech at Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., site of a similarly themed address he gave in 2005, when he was a newly elected U.S. senator.
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If you prefer to watch, the White House is set to stream the speech here. Late this afternoon, Obama is due to speak in Warrensburg, Mo., at the University of Central Missouri.
Update at 1:11 p.m. ET. The President Begins:
Running about 15 minutes late, the president just came to the microphone.
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