State offers temporary Obama license plates

February 13, 2009 1:19:19 PM PST
Illinois drivers can celebrate Barack Obama's presidency with a special license plate. Illinois Secretary Of State Jesse White unveiled special, temporary President Obama License plates Friday morning at the Chicago Auto Show.

The plates are temporary.

Illinois drivers can purchase a pair of the plates for $50. Proceeds will benefit Illinois libraries and the I-Read program. They're being sold at the Chicago Auto Show and on the Illinois Library Association website .