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Blog Posts Tagged 'State of the Union'

Supporting the State of the Union

Posted by Stephen T. Ayers on February 08, 2013

State of the Union on January 24, 2012
Every winter, Congress has the honor of welcoming the President of the United States to the U.S. Capitol for the annual State of the Union Address. Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers reflects on the AOC's role in support this momentous event.

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