Politics & Government

McCain, Obama criss-cross Kansas, Missouri

John McCain was in Kansas City on Wednesday afternoon for a fundraiser. Before the event, he talked with The Star's Steve Kraske.

Meanwhile, Barack Obama was on a bus tour through southern Missouri, stopping in Springfield, Rolla and Union. He spoke by phone to The Star’s Scott Canon.

Both conversations were brief, and they've been edited for clarity and length.

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