Youth leader Aldridge listens as U.S. President Obama speaks during a meeting with elected officials, community and faith leaders and law enforcement officials at the White House in Washington

Youth leader Rasheen Aldridge of the Ferguson Commission listens as U.S. President Barack Obama (R) speaks during a meeting with elected officials, community and faith leaders and law enforcement officials at the White House in Washington December 1, 2014. Between Aldridge and Obama are New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and Charles Ramsey (2nd R), Commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department. The meeting was held to to discuss how communities and law enforcement can work together to build trust to strengthen neighborhoods across the country. Obama asked Congress on Monday for $263 million for the federal response to the civil rights upheaval in Ferguson, Missouri, and is setting up a task force to study how to improve modern-day policing.
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