Optimistic Dean Phillips speaks at Brooklyn Park Town Hall

When Dean Phillips announced his candidacy for Minnesota’s Third Congressional District, he promised, if elected, to host frequent town halls in the district. Phillips held his fifth town hall meeting on Nov. 23, 2019, at the Brooklyn Park Technical College. About 200 people joined him in the auditorium. The first question was on impeachment and subsequent questions covered a range of constituents concerns.

President Obama delivers his weekly address

Obama’s Fair Fix For Responsible Homeowners

The housing crisis has been the single largest drag on America’s economic recovery. President Obama wants to fix that fairly for homeowners who have been responsible, but not the ones who took out huge mortgages or bought multiple homes.

President Obama talks tourism and previews his state of the union address

Obama’s State Of The Union Preview

President Obama tells the American people about a series of steps he’s taken without the help of Congress to grow the economy and create jobs — including a new strategy aimed at boosting tourism introduced this week.

President Obama delivers weekly address from Detroit

Obama To Hit Road For Jobs Act

President Obama will take to the road again in the coming weeks to pressure Congress to pass his jobs bill. In his weekly address he said putting people back to work is key to an economic recovery.

President Obama addresses a Labor Day crowd in Detroit's GM Plant parking lot

Obama Previews His Jobs Speech

“There is work to be done and there are workers ready to do it. Labor is on board. Business is on board. We just need Congress to get on board. Let’s put America back to work. ” — President Obama at a Labor Day Rally in Detroit

President Obama delivers his weekly address from the Country Corner Farm in Alpha, Illinois

Obama: Politics Preventing Job Creation

President Obama reports to the American people from the road this week in his weekly address. He says politicians in Washington, DC can learn a lot from the people he’s talked to during his stops in Atkinson, Illinois and Peosta, Iowa and Cannon Falls, Minnesota.

Obama: US Unity Now That Bin Laden Dead?

” We were reminded again that there is a pride in what this nation stands for, and what we can achieve, that runs far deeper than party, far deeper than politics.” – President Obama to Congressional Leaders

President Obama talks about ending oil market fraud

Obama: Stop Oil Market Fraud

This week, the Attorney General launched a task force dedicated to rooting out fraud or manipulations in the oil markets. The President called for finally ending the $4 billion in taxpayer money that the oil and gas companies receive annually.