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The Rev. Jesse Jackson, center, talks to the media outside the Duval County Jail Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Jacksonville, Fla., after visiting Marissa Alexander, who is serving a 20-year sentence for firing a gun into the air to stop her abusive husband. (Associated Press)

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, center, talks to the media outside the Duval County Jail Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Jacksonville, Fla., after visiting Marissa Alexander, who is serving a 20-year sentence for firing a gun into the air to stop her abusive husband. (Associated Press)

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A Christmas tree comes to the Capitol

The 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree arrived by flatbed truck from Chippewa National Forest in Cass Lake, Minnesota, on Friday and was set in the ground on the West Lawn.