The Trail: A Daily Diary of Campaign 2008


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Obama in France
President Obama and first lady Michelle wave at a welcome ceremony in France. They're hosted by French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife, Carla Bruni.

President Obama, on the third day of his overseas trip, traveled to France today to attend the NATO Summit.

At 4:45 a.m. ET, the president and first lady arrived in Strasbourg, France. Soon after touch down, the president met with Sarkozy at Palais Rohan. The two leaders then talked briefly to the press.

At 7:25 a.m. ET Obama was expected to hold a town hall meeting at the Rhenus Sports Arena. After the town hall at 9:00 a.m. ET, the president and first lady head to Baden-Baden, Germany.

The president will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Rathaus (City Hall) in Berlin. At 10:45 a.m. ET the president and chancellor will make brief remarks to the press.

In the afternoon, at 1:00 p.m. ET, the president and first lady attend a NATO concert. Following the performance, at 2:15 p.m. ET they will attend a NATO leaders working dinner.

After dinner the president and first lady return to Strasbourg.

Posted at 7:06 AM ET on Apr 3, 2009
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Yuk, its france. Grr but I like pres Obama. Dont know how the GOP keeps attaking him. I seen an online game thats coming out called Obama12, End of days. heres a link
Youtube is abuzz with it.

Posted by: pastor123 | April 4, 2009 4:06 AM

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