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A longtime Democratic operative, Ron Klain was tasked Friday by President Barack Obama with running the government's response to the Ebola crisis. (AP Photo/Revolution)

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the military to prepare a medical support team to provide short-term help to civilian health professionals if there are more Ebola cases in the U.S. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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Illustration on the dangers of the ucontroled southern border by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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This photo taken Oct. 16, 2014, shows farmers harvesting the grain milo just outside the town of Yuma in eastern Colorado. This small farming hamlet of 3,200 near the Nebraska border is home to an increasing number of Latino immigrants, drawn to work in the nearby corn and hog farms. Also the hometown of Rep. Cory Gardner, one of the GOP's best hopes for seizing the Senate back from Democrats, Yuma is a study in how boxed in the GOP has become on immigration. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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Meet a couple of the employees of the Cleaver Brothers Carnival at King's Dominion’s 2014 ‘Halloween Haunt’ in Doswell, Virginia. (Photograph by Jacquie Kubin / Special to The Washington Times)

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The Egyptian gatekeeper at King's Dominion's 2014 'Halloween Haunt' in Doswell, Virginia. (Photograph by Jacquie Kubin / Special to The Washington Times)

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An example of Halloween-themed scenery at King's Dominion’s 2014 ‘Halloween Haunt’ in Doswell, Virginia. (Photograph by Jacquie Kubin / Special to The Washington Times)

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A flying ghost at King's Dominion's Halloween Haunt in Doswell, Virginia. (Photograph by Jacquie Kubin / Special to The Washington Times)

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Actress Tori Spelling and husband Dean McDermott arrive at the premiere of the feature film "Gun Hill Road" in Los Angeles. Spelling is willing to go there for a second time. Lifetime says filming began Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, on another season of “True Tori.†(AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, file)

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Actress Isla Fisher and husband Sacha Baron Cohen arrive at the 12th annual Critics' Choice Awards on Friday, Jan. 12, 2007 in Santa Monica, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

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White House press secretary Josh Earnest answers questions about the government's Ebola response during his daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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This undated handout photo provided by Revolution shows Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden. A longtime Democratic operative, Klain was tasked Friday by President Barack Obama with running the government's response to the Ebola crisis. (AP Photo/Revolution)

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President Barack Obama gets his change after paying for his lunch as he and Vice President Joe Biden make an unannounced visit to Ray's Hell Burger in Arlington, Va., May 5, 2009. White House photo.

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Kate Hoit served eight years in the Army Reserves including a tour in Iraq, Washington, D.C., Friday, October 17, 2014. Hoit and many post-9/11 veterans are turning to alternate veterans organizations rather then joining VFW or the American Legion. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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President Obama meets with Cynthia Hogan, Counsel to the Vice-President and Ron Klain, Chief of Staff to the Vice President in the Oval Office, May 21, 2009. (Official White House photo by Pete Souza) This official White House photograph is being made available for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way or used in materials, advertisements, products, or promotions that in any way suggest approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House