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By James A. Lyons Jr.
The president has shifted alliance from friend to enemy
Topic - Michael Bell
Matthew Fortese should be ironing out a best-man speech for his brother's wedding, but instead the 25-year-old is relearning how to talk. Rather than making friends at the new job he was supposed to start two weeks ago, he is settling in at an inpatient rehabilitation center.
UPDATED: President Obama and his family marked the Easter holiday by attending a music-filled service at a historically black Methodist church in Southeast Washington.
It was heartening to know than Southeast Washington has not been forgotten, he said, adding that Mr. Obama's presence at the church was "bringing healing and hope into this community right now."
Mr. Bell said it was providence that the president would attend service at Allen Chapel so shortly after the shootings.