Short Assignment 1: Obama and Loans (8)

Today, President Obama spoke to a group of college students in North Carolina, and spoke about his student loan experience. By drawing on his past stories about college, he developed a connection with the student public, gaining more authority than he already has a president. With elections coming up, Barack Obama is attempting to gain the student vote by reaching out to them and establishing a connection with the students in America. He emphasized is middle-class status as a college student which farther established his authority as he is a clear explain of how anyone can have the “American Dream” if they work hard enough for it.


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