Barack Obama Breaking News: President Obama To Make Economic Pitch In Illinois, Missouri

President Barack Obama will make stops in Illinois and Missouri to draw attention to the economy and to measures he argues will help step up the recovery. The No Child Left Behind measure, passed largely along party lines, faces significant challenges from Senate Democrats and a veto threat. In a White House speech, President Barack Obama stepped into his role as the health care overhaul's campaigner-in-chief and talked about the millions of Americans who are already benefiting from insurance benefits.
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