President Barack Obama, a frequent visitor to New York State in recent weeks, was in Massachusetts late Wednesday. He spoke at a high school commencement in Worcester and at a political fundraiser in suburban Boston.
President Obama held up Worcester Technical High School as a national model for preparing American students to compete in the global economy.
" I want the nation to learn from Worcester Tech."
The president spoke to an audience of 5,000 people at the graduation exercises held in the DCU Center in downtown Worcester.