Watch on YouTube This afternoon, President Obama welcomed 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kevin Harvick and the Stewart-Haas Racing Team on the White House South Lawn. The event continued the President’s tradition of honoring athletes and teams for their efforts to give back to their communities. During the event, President Obama also commended Kevin Harvick and his wife, DeLana, for their work on the Kevin Harvick Foundation, which aims to help underprivileged youth excel as students. “Kevin — like so many others across NASCAR — is working to make a difference,” President Obama said. read more

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President Obama Honors the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion