Why Obama Refused To Speak At His Daughter's Graduation
Parents will likely relate to the reason President Obama says he won't be able to give a speech at daughter Malia's high school graduation.By Ryan Biek | January 21, 2016
Proud parents out there –– you may have never been asked to speak at your child's graduation, but you might relate to the reason President Obama turned the opportunity down.
While out for lunch in Detroit Wednesday, Obama told those with him he wouldn't speak at his older daughter's high school graduation because he'll be fighting back tears. (Video via ABC)
He predicted how emotional this time would be for him back in 2014 during a commencement speech in Massachusetts. (Video via The White House)