- Published: Wednesday, 22 February 2017 13:43
THE LAST HOUR
FastForward Covers President Barack Obama’s Final Press Conference
By Matt Geffen, Grade 12, Marin Academy
The energy at the White House is notably different then it was just a few months ago. As Pennsylvania Avenue is transformed into a viewing area for the Inaugural Parade, Secret Service maintains a wide perimeter around the complex. Before I can even approach the Northwest Appointment Gate, the entry point for the White House Press Corps, a member of the Secret Service stops and questions me. To my relief, one of his colleagues quickly informs him that I have been cleared for entry.