June 15, 2012
President Barack Obama stopped at the site of the destroyed Twin Towers in New York on Thursday and inscribed the final beam in the rebuilt World Trade Center with the words: “We remember.”
Obama and his wife Michelle Obama — who came to New York to attend reelection campaign fundraisers hosted by showbiz personalities — joined Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at the nearly finished 104-story tower.
During the lightning visit, Obama signed a beam marked “One World Trade Center” and left his brief message.
“We remember, we rebuild, we come back stronger! Barack Obama,” the inscription read.
This article was posted: Friday, June 15, 2012 at 2:37 am