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Unformatted text preview: also used rhetorical questions that emphasized that Valero and Tesoro are the top polluters pushing for this proposition. President Obamas Speech: 1) One of the laws proposed was to eliminate the taxpayers dollars to oil companies and instead invest that money for innovation. The audience responded by applauding but did not seem too ecstatic about this proposal. 2) The audience was the United States Congress. Most of them seemed friendly except for those who were not complete supporters for Obama and his vision. 3) The President just wanted to state a desire for what he has planned and wants for the countrys future. He is basically just asking for support of his views. 4) His speech was effective because he brought incidences and historical references (Sputnik) to build upon the proposal of this law. Date: May 1, 2011 To: C Perello From: A Wong Re: When the President talks...
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course BUS 404 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Cal Poly.
- Spring '08