obama http://kbia.org en On Syria, Sen. Blunt says US has already failed http://kbia.org/post/syria-sen-blunt-says-us-has-already-failed <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Amidst reports that the White House is considering military action in Syria, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt says the United States already missed the point to have a real impact at the early stages of that country's conflict.</span></p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 13:29:07 +0000 Jacob McCleland 39705 at http://kbia.org On Syria, Sen. Blunt says US has already failed Obama praises Missouri Innovation Campus program http://kbia.org/post/obama-praises-missouri-innovation-campus-program <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In his speech in Warrensburg, President Barack Obama praised a Missouri program that allows selected high school students to graduate from college early and gain work experience as they do so.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p2"><span class="s1">“I want other colleges to take a look at what's being done here,”</span><span class="s2"> Obama said.</span></p><p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 03:32:11 +0000 Harum Helmy 37671 at http://kbia.org Obama praises Missouri Innovation Campus program Mo. officials react to Pres. Obama's executive order on immigration http://kbia.org/post/mo-officials-react-pres-obamas-executive-order-immigration Missouri officials are both praising and condemning <a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/president-obama">President Obama&rsquo;s </a><a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/06/15/remarks-president-immigration">executive order </a>today that halts deportation of teenage and young adult illegal immigrants.<p>Anyone younger than 30 who was brought to the U.S. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 22:46:44 +0000 Marshall Griffin 15980 at http://kbia.org Mo. officials react to Pres. Obama's executive order on immigration St. Louis institutions file birth control suits http://kbia.org/post/st-louis-institutions-file-birth-control-suits <p>The Archdiocese of St. Louis and Catholic Charities of St. Louis are among dozens of Roman Catholic institutions suing the Obama administration over a mandate that most employers provide birth control coverage. Mon, 21 May 2012 23:14:34 +0000 Associated Press 14535 at http://kbia.org St. Louis institutions file birth control suits Obama to speak at Joplin High School Graduation http://kbia.org/post/obama-speak-joplin-high-school-graduation <p>Joplin High School&#39;s Class of 2012 will cap a senior year marked by tragedy and perseverance Monday night with a commencement speech by President Barack Obama. Mon, 21 May 2012 22:54:40 +0000 Associated Press 14533 at http://kbia.org Obama to speak at Joplin High School Graduation Newscast for March 5, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-5-2012-0 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA news room, including:</p><ul><li>A central Missouri judge considers a legal challenge over a state constitutional amendment dealing with prayer.</li><li>Students push for MU Curators change.</li><li>President Obama will visit Joplin High School graduation on May 21.</li></ul></div></div></div></div> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 00:15:35 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 10012 at http://kbia.org Joplin High welcomes Obama commencement visit http://kbia.org/post/joplin-high-welcomes-obama-commencement-visit <p>The Joplin High School class of 2012 will graduate one day later than expected in May, but students will get a memorable commencement speaker in exchange for the delayed ceremony. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 22:22:35 +0000 Associated Press 10002 at http://kbia.org Joplin High welcomes Obama commencement visit Newscast for February 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-13-2012-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Missouri high court to consider redistricting challenge</li><li>Northwest Missouri levee districts get grants</li><li>Missouri's senator at odds on Obama's contraceptive plan</li></ul> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:05:46 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 8736 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 13, 2012 Thousands in MO Could Benefit From New Student Loan Plan http://kbia.org/post/thousands-mo-could-benefit-new-student-loan-plan <p>The Obama Administration announced today it is moving forward with a program to help students manage their loans.</p><p> Wed, 26 Oct 2011 22:10:02 +0000 2514 at http://kbia.org