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What would you do if you were President?

Would you teach manners to other kids, end forced labor around the world, or open job-training schools? Would you lower people's monthly bills or outlaw smoking? Would you make a national holiday for chocolate chip cookie dough? Some of the kids who won a lunch with children's author Dan Gutman suggested every one of those things. But what would YOU do if you were President of the United States?

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How old are you?

Which state do you live in?
Live Interview
Book Review
My Lunch With Dan Gutman
  Winning Essays
  Cameron Vinsand
  Carson Doerres
  Elijah Moothart
  Emily Tener
  Jerry Short
  Joanna Ritchie
  Katie Quinn
  Katie Seaton
  Logan Michel
  Paige C. Wieland
What would you do if you were President?
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