President Obama Town Hall in Atkinson, Illinois

President Obama talked about new employment initiatives and the state of the economy at a town hall meeting in Atkinson, Illinois. In… read more

President Obama talked about new employment initiatives and the state of the economy at a town hall meeting in Atkinson, Illinois. In his remarks he blamed partisan politics for the nation’s economic troubles, saying “There’s nothing wrong with our country right now. There is something wrong with our politics.” close

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President Obama Town Hall in Atkinson, Illinois

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301087-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Atkinson, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Aug 17, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 22, 2011

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  • Aug 17, 2011 | 8:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 18, 2011 | 1:17am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 2011 | 2:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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