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November 13, 2012

‘Little Warrior’ Rev. Willie T. Barrow to receive award

Just shy of 88, there was a time the Rev. Willie T. Barrow couldn’t imagine she’d live to see the first African-American president elected.

But there she was Tuesday night, in the inner sanctum of President Barack Obama’s McCormick Place headquarters, watching returns with other VIPs as the man she has called her godson since he was a U.S. senator won his second term.

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