Obama: ‘We need young people like you to step up’

May 14th, 2009, by

President Obama delivered the first of three commencement addresses Wednesday night at Arizona State University. He urged young people to “step up” and even mentioned the dust-up over his not receiving an honorary degree from the university.

Next stops for the president: the University of Notre Dame and the United States Naval Academy.


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