Obama credits education with boosting ‘mixed kid’ and ‘little black girl’ to White House


President Obama today credited an affordable college education with helping a "mixed kid from Hawaii" and a "little black girl from the South Side of Chicago" make history in the White House, ABC News reports.

"Education was a gateway of opportunity for me," Obama told the crowd here. "Let's face it. You know, a mixed kid from Hawaii born to a single mom is not likely to become president of the
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