President Barack Obama advocates for health care reform Saturday at the Target Center in Minneapolis. Pioneer Photo/Bethany Wesley
President Obama's speech: A reporter's perspective
I could have tossed him a tennis ball. Ray could have thrown him a football. We were that close to President Obama.
My husband and I already had planned on going to the Cities last weekend for my goddaughter's baptism when we heard of the plans for Obama's appearance. And they coincided so nicely with our existing schedule.
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