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