President Obama to Deliver Back to School Speech September 14

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President Barack Obama will deliver his second annual Back to School speech on Tuesday, September 14.  The President’s Back to School Speech is an opportunity to speak directly to students across the country.  Right wing groups complained about the President’s speech last year even before it was made. Last year, President Obama encouraged students to study hard,  stay in school, and take responsibility for their education.

“Every single one of you has something you’re good at. Every single one of you has something to offer. And you have a responsibility to yourself to discover what that is. That’s the opportunity an education can provide,”

Here is the video of last year’s speech:

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President Obama’s Back to School remarks will be broadcast in schools and online nationwide. More details on the President’s speech will be announced soon.

Michael McIntee

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