U.S. President Barack Obama visits the University of Central Missouri

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So president Barack Obama made a stop in Warrensburg to talk about the economy on the campus of UCM.

There was limited ‘seating’ so to speak (most people that attended had to stand) so tickets were given out on a first come, first serve basis.

Read the story by Nicole Cook here: Tickets for Obama’s speech run out quickly

There were also mixed views about Obama visiting Warrensburg. Read the story by Nicole Cooke and see the video by Josh Leonard featuring reporter Lexy Roth here: Warrensburg residents have mixed views on Obama visit

Read the story by Andy Lyons about what city officials had to say here: Local officials weigh in on Obama visit

Read the story of the actual visit itself by Andy Lyons here: Obama talks economy, middle class at UCM

Read the post visit story by Nicole Cooke here: Presidential speech attendees reflect on the experience

Watch a recap video of the president’s visit by Josh Leonard here: Obama’s speech focused on economy, education

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A lazy group of protestors

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A lazy group of protestors

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Christina Parle leads the audience in the Pledge of Allegiance

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Alex Kolster leads those in attendance in the national anthem

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UCM Preisdent Chuck Ambrose give the opening remarks to the audience

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Obama arrives and points out into the audience

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Obama is caught surprised

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A sea of cell phones can be seen in the audience

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