As Obama Comes To Town, Memories Of Clinton’s Visit
03/30/12 7:50AM By Mitch Wertlieb, Melody Bodette
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A rather high-profile visitor comes to Vermont today. President Barack Obama is scheduled to arrive in South Burlington this afternoon, and then after a fund-raising event at a hotel, he'll head to Burlington for a campaign speech at the University of Vermont.The last time a sitting President came to the state was in 1995, when then-President Bill Clinton paid a visit-also to Burlington.
Someone who remembers that event quite well is Kate O'Connor, who helped organize the Clinton visit in her capacity as an aide to then-Governor Howard Dean.
VPR's Mitch Wertlieb speaks with Kate O'Connor. O'Connor is also author of "Do The Impossible: My Crash Course on Presidential Politics Inside the Howard Dean Campaign.:
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