Obama Renames Mt. McKinley 'Denali' Ahead of Alaska Trip

"Denali" is the Alaskan Native name for the mountain, which is a site of cultural significance to Alaska's native population.
0:22 | 08/31/15

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A major change in Alaska ahead of president Obama's visit to the state today the White House announcing that Mount McKinley is now known as the and always. Alaska's had been informally using that name which means high one. Lawmakers from Alaska had tried in congress to get the name changed but were blocked by their colleagues from Ohio the home of president William McKinley.

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