Parma


  1. Images by Laura Fong

    President Obama stressed his economic plans and touted his health care bill on Thursday as he concluded day one of his bus tour through the swing states of Ohio and Pennsylvania in Parma, Ohio. 

    “Mr. Romney and his allies in Congress, they’ve got a particular view,” Obama said in reference to the Republican candidate’s take on the nation’s economy “They believe if we cut taxes, especially for the wealthiest Americans [through reductions in education, Medicaid and other programs], somehow all this is going to benefit you.”

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