President Obama


President Obama will deliver his State of the Union address Tuesday night, and you can listen to it live on Tri States Public Radio. You will also hear the Republican response from Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa.

Robert Siegel will host the coverage and analysis from NPR starting at 8:00pm.

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President Obama announced at the United Nations Climate Summit last Tuesday that part of the U.S. action plan on climate change will focus on the U.S. agriculture industry.

IL Politicians React to the President's Remarks

Jul 25, 2013

President Obama make it a clear goal of his presidency to address issues facing the American middle class. Several Illinois politicians were on hand for the occasion, but not all Illinois lawmakers have come out in support of the President’s address.

Student Reactions to President’s Plan

Jul 24, 2013
Chris Lovingood

During his speech at Knox College, President Obama said he will present a plan in the coming months for dealing with the rising costs of higher education.

Galesburg Chamber Survey Ahead of Presidential Visit

Jul 22, 2013

The Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce is reaching out to area businesses ahead of  President Obama’s visit to Knox College on Wednesday.

Law enforcement officers from southern and eastern Iowa say banning guns and ammo is not the key to keeping children and communities safe.