The president 's visit to Richfield was billed as a presentation of his infrastructure revitalization plan. But it was also a kind of campaign stop.
The president’s opening to the audience of construction workers and trade union members was campaign-like.
“Remember, you can’t win unless you win the State of Ohio, right? (applause)…you can’t…(applause)."
And he described how his $1.5 trillion infrastructure initiative would help them -- Ohio and workers nationwide. That seemed to be what many in the audience wanted to hear.