Politics & Government

February 25, 2009

South Carolina student in spotlight at Obama speech

Ty'Sheoma Bethea received one of the evening's most rousing ovations, and she didn't say a word. Sitting next to First Lady Michelle Obama in the center mezzanine of the House of Representatives chamber, the South Carolina 8th-grader beamed as President Barack Obama described a recent letter she wrote to her nation's leaders.

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