The Washington Times - March 27, 2008, 12:52PM
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He also disputed the notion that his trip was a vacation, given that it lasted two-and-a-half days. “It’s a long weekend that most Americans get about 50 times a year,” he said.
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Christina Bellantoni, national political reporter, The Washington Times