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President Obama’s speechwriter Cody Keenan: A look behind the scenes


Cody Keenan has one of the most important jobs in the Obama presidency – to write many of the moving words the President invokes in his speeches. In an interview for TODAY, NBC’s Peter Alexander talks with Keenan about his favorite moments with President Obama (including dressing as a pirate in the Oval Office) and takes us behind the scenes and into Keenan’s workspace and routine.