Here is the text of the Obama speech. The President deviated now and then but this is essentially what he said today in Decatur:
Hello, everybody! Well, it is great to be in Georgia! Great to be in Decatur!
I can’t imagine a more romantic way to spend Valentine’s Day — (laughter) — than with all of you, with all the press here. Actually, Michelle says hello. She made me promise to get back in time for our date tonight. r.) That’s important. That’s important. I’ve already got a gift, got the flowers. I was telling folks the flowers are a little easier, though, because I’ve got this Rose Garden. Lot of people keeping flowers around.
I want to acknowledge a few people who are here — first of all, Congressman Hank Johnson is here. Where’s Hank? Your Mayor, Jim Baskett, is here. Another Mayor you may know — Kasim Reed snuck in here. I want to acknowledge the Decatur School Board, who I had a chance to meet and has helped to do so much great work around