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President Barack Obama pauses in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington. Wednesday, May 30,2012, before signing the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank Act of 2012. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Interior Secretary Kenneth L. Salazar may hold discussions about how to proceed with a disputed memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower. (Associated Press)

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Interior Secretary Kenneth L. Salazar may hold discussions about how to proceed with a disputed memorial honoring Dwight D. Eisenhower. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama pauses in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington. Wednesday, May 30,2012, before signing the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank Act of 2012. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama pauses in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington. Wednesday, May 30,2012, before signing the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank Act of 2012. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama signs the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank Act of 2012, Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House Campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Obama signs the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank Act of 2012 on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama speaks at the White House Forum on Women and the Economy, Friday, April 6, 2012, in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, leader of Allied forces in World War II, watches maneuvers on a miniature tank range somewhere in Britain in 1944. (Associated Press)

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This artist rendering provided by the Eisenhower Commission shows a model for the national memorial in Washington for President Eisenhower. Vocal opposition to the memorial's design, led by Eisenhower family members, has threatened to derail the $100 million project in large part because the lone statue inside the memorial area depicts Eisenhower as a boy. (Associated Press)

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This artist rendering provided by the Eisenhower Commission shows a model for the national memorial to be built in Washington for President Eisenhower. President Eisenhower's family wants to halt the planning of a memorial honoring the 34th president because they object to the design. (Associated Press)

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An artist's rendering of part of the planned memorial for Dwight D. Eisenhower on the Mall shows him addressing his troops on the eve of D-Day. Family members say the memorial overemphasizes his Kansas roots at the expense of his accomplishments. (Gehry Partners via Associated Press)

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An artist's rendering of part of the planned memorial for Dwight D. Eisenhower on the Mall shows him addressing his troops on the eve of D-Day. Family members say the memorial overemphasizes his Kansas roots at the expense of his accomplishments. (Gehry Partners via Associated Press)

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President Eisenhower delivered a State of the Union speech that was written on a 12th-grade level. (Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum)

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President Obama speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the campus in Washington on Dec. 15, 2011, where he announced action to provide minimum wage and overtime protections for in-home care workers. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama makes an unscheduled visit to the African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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President Obama speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, during an unscheduled visit to the African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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President Barack Obama gestures in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex, Wednesday, June 15, 2011. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Obama meets Friday with Democratic governors in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex. (Associated Press)

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President Obama meets with Democratic governors Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)