A vehicle that carried President Obama is parked outside a Seattle-area residence, where he is attending a fundraising event on Tuesday. This is the start of the president's three-day West Coast trip that is expected to include at least five fundraising events in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles.
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Ybarra chose SPU because he was unfamiliar with it
Accused SPU campus shooter Aaron Ybarra didn’t “want to attack my own city,” according to his recently released journal.
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I have no problem with the Pres fund raising, it's part of how our political system runs today, however, with all that's happening in the world and here at home, it seems as though he should have his butt firmly planted in the oval office working on these issues.Comment by "Clew" on "Obama fundraising visit to enrich Democratic super PAC"
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