February 9, 2010 – Segment 2

On the fifth of February, Meshelle and her husband Lamarr Darnell Shields had the the honor of escorting their eight year old daughter Hadiya to the White House for a tour and a reception with President Obama. Hadiya’s trip was the result of her being featured in the Washington Post article, "One year after taking office, President Obama offers potent role model for local children." We’ll talk with Lamarr and Meshelle about the importance of family, community and education in a child’s life.

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