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VIDEO: Woman in burka removed from Obama VCU rally

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Video captured by a journalism professor showed police removing a woman, wearing a black burka, from President Obama’s weekend campaign rally at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. 287 more words


Audience reaction to President Obama's VCU rally

EDITOR’S NOTE: This semester WTVR.com has partnered with VCU’s School of Mass Communications “iPadJournos” mobile and social media journalism project. Those VCU students reported the following story. 766 more words


College Republicans protest outside Obama rally

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A group gathered to protest outside Barack Obama’s rally at VCU’s Siegel Center Saturday.

Members of the College Republican Federation of Virginia said they were protesting for several reasons. 264 more words


Thousands turn out for Obama rally at VCU

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Before a crowd of 8,000 Saturday afternoon, President Barack Obama kicked off his re-election campaign at VCU’s Siegel center with a strong focus on the middle class. 512 more words


Obama outlines re-election case at campaign rallies

By Jessica Yellin, Paul Steinhauser and Adam Aigner-Treworgy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (CNN) – President Barack Obama formally opened his re-election bid Saturday with two rallies in which he highlighted accomplishments over his three and a half years in the White House and argued that America can’t afford to adopt Republicans’ “bad ideas.” 1,145 more words


VCU student co-chair of president’s re-election committee gives speech

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A VCU student who is one of 35 co-chairs of President Barack Obama’s re-election committee gave a powerful speech Saturday.

Sai Iyer spoke at Obama’s VCU campaign rally at the Siegel Center. 151 more words


Shaka Smart: "I support President Obama"

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – VCU head men’s basketball coach Shaka Smart urged voters to do their part to help President Barack Obama  get re-elected.

Smart served as host during the President’s re-election campaign rally at the VCU Siegel Center Saturday afternoon in Richmond. 121 more words