January 21, 2011
The Barack Obama Schenectady Experience
View from the street
We arrived at the shop this morning to a slightly larger fan base than usual. Unfortunately the response was not due to DCP’s own “Downtown” Dan paying a visit to the shop. These days the President of the United States gets a little more attention than he does. They had us fooled for a moment.
Scene in front of the shop
Media scattered the street in front of DCP
Interstate 890 was closed from 11am to 2pm during President Obama’s visit. Crowds gathered outside Downtown Printwear headquarters. Down the street, Barack Obama spoke to GE workers: