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Subject: Pool report #1


Before the president came out on the Truman Balcony the Marine Corp Band played several children’s songs including the Sesame Street Theme song and Rubber Ducky.

Joined by the Easter bunny and 12 year old singer from Philadelphia Cam Anthony, the president and First Lady welcomed attendees on the Truman Balcony.

President is wearing a bluish grey striped. button down, no tie and khakis.


Double check transcript. I’ll follow up with full transcript as I can.


“Happy Easter! This is the biggest event we have at the White House all year long,” Obama said before introducing his wife. He said his only jobs are to officiate at the egg roll and introduce his wife.


Michelle Obama said this is the 136th Easter egg roll.


“Hey my brother you’ve got to be ready'” he told a little boy at the egg roll.

“Everybody is a winner!” He yelled at the end before pulling in about 25 kids for photos and high fives.


Sarah D. Wire

Washington Correspondent

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette