Obama emphasizes green economy during rural Missouri economic tour

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 | 11:08 p.m. CDT; updated 11:27 a.m. CST, Wednesday, February 11, 2009

ROLLA — In front of a roaring, standing-room-only crowd at the Missouri University of Science and Technology on Wednesday, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., detailed his economic plan for the nation if he is elected president. The senator stopped in Springfield, Rolla and Union on Wednesday as part of his economic tour through rural Missouri.