President Obama visits UW-Madison
An estimated 30,000 people flocked to Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus on Thursday, with 6,000 more being turned away from the campaign event for President Barack Obama.
Photo by: Mark Kauzlarich
Members of the media crammed in tight on riser space, with people traveling in some cases more than 6 hours to provide coverage for the event. The story later in the day would turn to the media, however, as the charter plane for the national press that were following the President was delayed by an hour and a half. As the cars rolled up and the press were able to get their gear ready, students had almost completely emptied out of the area. » Order a reprint of this photo« Previous Next »