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President Barack Obama and Transportaion Secretary Ray LaHood walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 30, 2010, prior to boarding his helicopter for a short flight to Andrews Air Force Base, then on to Michigan where he will tour General Motors and Chrysler factories recovering from the financial crisis.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Photo by: J. Scott Applewhite
President Barack Obama and Transportaion Secretary Ray LaHood walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 30, 2010, prior to boarding his helicopter for a short flight to Andrews Air Force Base, then on to Michigan where he will tour General Motors and Chrysler factories recovering from the financial crisis. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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