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September 11, 2009 4:55 PM

Texas school district apologizes for snubbing Obama speech

Arlington, Texas, Schools Superintendent Jerry McCullough issued the apology on Friday, acknowledging that his decision not to show Obama's live speech to school children on Tuesday was particularly controversial because the district plans to bus 500 fifth-graders to a stadium later this month to listen to former President George W. Bush.

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