Analysis: Obama Elkhart Visit More About Future Than Past

Jun 3, 2016

President Barack Obama reached out to Republican voters when he visited Elkhart, Indiana, on June 1, 2016.
Credit J.D. Gray

President Obama returned to Elkhart Wednesday seeking to bring a major part of his presidency full circle, trumpeting what he sees as the city's and the nation’s economic resurgence. 

But as Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Brandon Smith reports, the president’s speech actually was more about looking forward than looking back.