Obama's visit also got Iowa talking about wind energy. Tax credits for wind turbines are set to expire at the end of this year, which could cost Iowa some jobs. Obama wants to see the credits renewed, but his opponent, Mitt Romney, opposes the tax breaks. I spoke to local leaders about what wind energy means for Iowa.
President Obama spoke to a crowd of more than 800 at Oskaloosa's Nelson Pioneer Farm Tuesday, talking jobs, healthcare, and wind power. The visit was part of a 3-day campaign tour of Iowa that took him from Council Bluffs to Davenport.
President Obama stopped in Oskaloosa during a three day campaign tour of Iowa today. The president spoke to a crowd of more than 800 at the Nelson Pioneer Farm about a wide range of issues, including the Affordable Care Act, wind power, and the economy.