Daily Archives: April 25, 2012

President Obama Stops in Iowa City

President Barack Obama visited a capacity crowd of 5,500 at the Field House this afternoon to talk about the cost of higher education. Despite the sweltering conditions inside—which led to some attendees fainting—the line to get in stretched around the block of Melrose and Grand. The speech lasted around half-an-hour, during which the president called for Congress to…

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UIAA Live Coverage of President Obama's Speech Today

This afternoon, Iowa City will host President Obama as he discusses the cost of higher education at the Field House. It’s not every day that the President of the United States comes to town, and Obama’s last visit to the UI campus was in March 2010, when he gave a speech on healthcare reform.

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UIAA Live Coverage of President Obama’s Speech Today

This afternoon, Iowa City will host President Obama as he discusses the cost of higher education at the Field House. It’s not every day that the President of the United States comes to town, and Obama’s last visit to the UI campus was in March 2010, when he gave a speech on healthcare reform.

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