Obama Hails U.S.-French Alliance

wochit politics
February 11, 2014 AT 11:16 AM
President Obama welcomed France's Francois Hollande to the White House on Tuesday, marking the first time that the French have been honored with a state visit in nearly 20 years. In remarks at a formal welcoming ceremony on the White House South Lawn, Obama reflected on the long ties between the U.S. and France, dating back to the U.S. and French revolutions.