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FILE - In this Friday, March 3, 1989 file photo, Larry Speakes, former press secretary for President Ronald Reagan, poses with other former presidential press secretaries at the National Press Club in Washington. Speakes, who spent six years as acting press secretary for President Reagan, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 in his native Mississippi. He was 74. (AP Photo/Marcy Nighswander, File)

FILE - In this Friday, March 3, 1989 file photo, Larry Speakes, former press secretary for President Ronald Reagan, poses with other former presidential press secretaries at the National Press Club in Washington. Speakes, who spent six years as acting press secretary for President Reagan, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 in his native Mississippi. He was 74. (AP Photo/Marcy Nighswander, File)

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