President Obama in Austin for Reelection Campaign

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  • Austinites wait to watch the Presidential motorcade depart from Apartment balconies as City of Austin Employee Gerald Blocker watches from a city vehicle that stopped traffic at the intersection of W 2nd and Lavaca streets. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

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  • Heiwa Salovitz waits on the corner of Second and Lavaca Streets with ADAPT members, a national grassroots disability group, for President Barack Obama's arrival at ACL Live where he gave a speech to hundreds of supporters as part of his re-election campaign. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • Audience members wait for President Barack Obama to take the stage at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser held at Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • UT civil engineering major Loren Campos, right, protests with fellow Texas Dream Alliance member Pamela Resendiz, left, while they await President Obama's arrival. Members of the Dream Alliance urged Obama to stop deportation in favor of supporting education of undocumented students. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • President Barack Obama greets an audience of about 750 people at ACL Live Tuesday evening.  (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • University of Wisconsin Oshkosh alum Rosa Alvarez, left, chants with Texas Dream Alliance members in front of the W Hotel while people line the streets in anticipation of President Obama's arrival. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • Audience members show their support. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

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  • President Barack Obama delivers a speech during a Democratic National Committee fundraiser at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Jesse Martinez, a Texas A&M student dressed as Osama Bin Laden and Dave Sigle, a server at a local restaurant, watch crowds leave the theater from across the street. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • President Barack Obama delivers a speech during a Democratic National Committee fundraiser at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. The President addressed economic, immigration and education issues and encouraged the audience to rekindle the spirit that got him elected in 2008. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • A man is arrested in front of the W Hotel after acting belligerently toward law enforcement officials before President Obama's arrival Tuesday afternoon. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • President Barack Obama delivers a speech during a Democratic National Committee fundraiser at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • St. Edwards students Olivia Swales and Dinero Asvestas sit in traffic on Colorado St. as they wait for the Presidential motorcade roadblocks to clear. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Chefs watch the President's speech from the back of ACL Live. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Chevon Jones points toward ACL Live's back entrance where President Obama departed after giving a 25-minute-long speech to a crowd of supporters. Crowds of people lined the streets surrounding ACL Live in hopes of catching a glimpse of the President. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • Excited supporters photograph President Obama as he greets audience members after his speech. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • President Obama leaves with his motorcade before heading toward his second stop in Austin at a West Lake Hills home to give a speech during a fundraiser dinner to a crowd of about 50 people. (Photo Credit: Danielle Villasana)

  • President Barack Obama delivers a speech during a Democratic National Committee fundraiser at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • President Obama greets audiences members following the conclusion of his speech. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Audience members snap their final photos before Obama leaves the venue. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • President Obama departs ACL Live. His next stop was a West Lake Hills home where tickets cost $35,800 per person and more than $50,000 for couples. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Outside the theater, individuals, including several undocumented students, protested the President's visit, advocating more support for the DREAM Act, a bill that would give undocumented citizens an opportunity to stay in the country by serving in the military or receiving an education. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

  • Police barricaded streets all over Austin to make room for the Presidential Motorcade. (Photo Credit: Tamir Kalifa)

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