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Barack Obama, salesman-in-chief

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 01:31

Calling himself ''America's pitchman,'' U.S. President Barack Obama makes the case for foreign investment in the U.S. to a group of high profile global investors, telling them he's glad he'll be a part of the U.S. job market when he starts looking for other work after leaving the White House. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Calling himself "America's "pitchman", U.S. President Barack Obama made the case for foreign investment in the U.S. to a group of high profile global investors. He told the crowd gathered for the Conference of the SelectUSA Organization that he is heartened to know that he will be a part of the U.S. job market when he begins looking for other work after leaving the White House in seven months, adding jokingly that he will have to log onto LinkedIn. The SelectUSA Investment Summit calls itself the highest-profile event dedicated to promoting foreign investment in the United States. The 2015 edition of the summit was hosted by Obama.

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Barack Obama, salesman-in-chief

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 01:31