An ice cream driver known as "Mr. Lee" is something of an institution in the communities he serves.
The tinkling music of an ice cream truck is an iconic sound for city dwellers. But in many of the District's poorest neighborhoods, ice cream trucks are often playing a very different role than they did in earlier eras. Lauren Landau rides along with one driver known as "Mr. Lee" who's something of an institution in the communities he serves.
[Music: "I Melt With You" by Richard Cheese from Silent Nightclub / "Tea For Two Cha Cha Cha" by Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra from Best of Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra]
By visiting Africa this month, President Obama is drawing attention to one of the diplomatic tools that most directly shapes America's relationships with other countries: foreign aid and assistance. But now all policy makers at home feel the United States is pursuing the soundest strategy when it comes to providing aid abroad. We explore the issue with the official in charge of the Africa portfolio for the United States Agency for International Development.
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