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  • Posted March 7, 2013 by
    Charlotte, North Carolina
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    Copyright Credits to CNN iReporter Nicholas Pegues 2013.

    Dear Mr. Pegues,

    Thank you for your patience as we reviewed your request. Unfortunately, the First Lady’s schedule is extremely tight and we are unable to accommodate your request.

    Thank you for this gracious offer to include the First Lady in your plans and, also, thank you for understanding.


    Press Office of the First Lady

    Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2013 9:24 PM
    To: FN-WHO-FirstLadyPress
    Subject: 2013 Phone Interview Request To First Lady Michelle Obama

    Good Morning Office of First Lady Michelle Obama,

    I am requesting a 1 minute phone interview with regarding your Let's Move Campaign and your visit to Clinton,Mississippi this week.I was so honored to be granted the opportunity to document your visit to the Clinton School District as a CNN iReporter of Memphis.In 2011 I was the youngest Shelby County Unified School Board Applicant in honor of my mother who has been a victim of political attacks by the School Systems in Memphis-Shelby County,Tennessee.The political attacks became more violent in 2007 when she was removed from Cordova High School as a employee because she was being to helpful to students at my alma mater this story was also featured on WHBQ Memphis reported by Former Anchor Amy Cowman.I will be so honored to interview you by phone this month or in March of 2013 regarding your Let's Move Campaign and how we can improve our School Districts Nationwide.We was so inspired by your visit to Clinton, Mississsippi this week.

    Thanks Again

    Nicholas Pegues

    CNN iReporter of Memphis
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