First Family Tries Out New White House Swing Set

A company in Brookings, S.D., just filled a big new order — making it the official "swing set supplier to the White House."The first daughters came home from school Wednesday to find a playground in their backyard within view of their dad's Oval Office. A White House spokesperson said "They ran right for it. They were really, really excited. All four of them."

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LINDA WERTHEIMER, host:

Good morning. I'm Linda Wertheimer. A company in Brookings, South Dakota just filled a big new order — making it the official swing set supplier to the White House. The first daughters, Malia and Sasha, came home from school yesterday to find a playground in their backyard with a tire swing and a climbing wall, all within view of dad's Oval Office. A White House spokesperson said they ran right for it. They were really, really excited. All four of them.

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