Remarks at PBS's "Burt Bacharach and Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song In Performance at the White House."

Obama, Barack
May 2012
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/9/2012, Special section p1
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The article presents the text of U.S. President Barack Obama's remarks at the Public Broadcasting Service's (PBS) "Burt Bacharach and Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in Performance at the White House." Obama recounts the highlights of Bacharach and David's songwriting collaboration that spanned 55 years and the unmistakable authenticity that shone through their songs as well as their personal lives.


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