Obama: Swine flu ‘not a cause for alarm’

By David Edwards
Monday, April 27, 2009 8:33 EDT
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President Obama addressed the swine flu outbreak while speaking at the National Academy of Sciences Monday. “We are closely monitoring the emerging cases of swine flu in the United States. This is, obviously, a cause for concern and requires heightened state of alert but it’s not a cause for alarm,” he said.

This video is from CNN’s Newsroom, broadcast Apr. 27, 2009.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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