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Daughter of wounded vet gets excuse slip from president
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The daughter of a soldier wounded in Afghanistan is now an internet sensation.
She got an excuse note for missing class from President Obama.
"He said don't give it to your teacher. He said just show it to your teacher," the girl said.
The Poullard family was invited to the White House from Louisiana as part of the Wounded Warrior Project.
Major Yolanda Poullard, Alanah's mother, is still in Washington recovering from the injuries she sustained in Afghanistan last year.