WNAX's Rook Gets Exclusive Talk With Pres. Obama
July 1, 2009 at 5:24 AM (PT)
SAGA Talk-Ag News WNAX-A/YANKTON, SD Farm Director MICHELLE ROOK grabbed an exclusive interview with President BARACK OBAMA in which he announced that he will conduct a "Rural Tour" of AMERICA. OBAMA told ROOK that he will start the tour TODAY (7/1) and will gather input from farmers and rural residents about his plan for rural AMERICA.
In the interview, OBAMA also discussed the climate change legislation passed last week by the House and presently awaiting action by the Senate, including the controversial "cap and trade" proposal.