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Obama Springfield Speech

City Says Obama Owes $55,000 For Campaign Event 3 Years Ago

Posted 02.06.2012 | Chicago

Though more than three years have passed since the city hosted then-presidential candidate Barack Obama's announcement of Joe Biden as his running mat...

As Obama Visits Springfield, Abraham (Yes We Can) Lincoln Was Here

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Karen Dalton-Beninato

I like to think that the Lincoln of the Lost Speech is the one President Obama is paying tribute to in Springfield. The Lincoln filled with the quality the world needs now more than ever: avenging fire.

Lincoln's Birthday Celebrations: Obama's Springfield Trip Highlights National Festivities

AP | JOHN O'CONNOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Watch excerpts from Obama's Lincoln remarks in Springfield: SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Folksy, melancholy Abraham Lincoln would have been dumbfound...

Obama VP Speech Introducing Biden: Read Full Text

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Remarks of Senator Barack Obama--as prepared for delivery Vice President Announcement Springfield, Illinois August 23, 2008 Nineteen months ago...