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Best Excuse For Missing School Ever

Posted By Alejandra Owens On June 12, 2009 @ 12:07 pm In Notebook | 1 Comment

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So President Obama has taken to the road [1] to promote health care reform. Along the way he held a town hall meeting in Green Bay Wisconsin where he got an interesting request. His questioner mentioned bringing his daughter to the event, causing her to miss the last day of school. In response, President Obama offered to write a letter to the girl’s teacher to excuse the absence. In fact, the President did write the note [2] which is pictured above. You can see the exchange right here:
http://usat.gannett.a.mms.mavenapps.net/mms/rt/1/site/gannett-usatoday-206-pub01-live/current/robarticle240/articleSmall/client/embedded/embedded.swf [3]


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[1] taken to the road: http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/2009-06-11-obama-health-thursday_N.htm

[2] write the note: http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2009/06/11/1961835.aspx

[3] http://usat.gannett.a.mms.mavenapps.net/mms/rt/1/site/gannett-usatoday-206-pub01-live/current/robarticle240/articleSmall/client/embedded/embedded.swf: http://usat.gannett.a.mms.mavenapps.net/mms/rt/1/site/gannett-usatoday-206-pub01-live/current/robarticle240/articleSmall/client/embedded/embedded.swf

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