Damon Weaver is the very intelligent,handsome,& professional acting 6th grade journalist who finally got President Obama to give him an interview.I just love the determination that this young man possesses at the tender age of 11.This kid should go very,very far in his life.
Here’s more on Damon Weaver from Politico:
“Damon Weaver, the 11-year-old Floridian who interviewed President Barack Obama on Thursday, was back at the White House Friday making the television rounds to discuss his exclusive sit-down.
“I was a little nervous on the interview,” Weaver told POLITICO between live shots.The last few days have been a whirlwind for the student journalist. After submitting a request to interview Obama and waiting more than a year, Weaver found out he’d been granted an interview on Wednesday.
With the help of his teacher Brian Zimmerman, he wrote up some questions and boarded a plane for Washington.The soon-to-be-6th grader interviewed Vice President Joe Biden during the presidential campaign last year, but Zimmerman explained: “His dream was to interview President Obama and that dream was accomplished yesterday.” Read more here.
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