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U.S. President Barack Obama waves at the conclusion of his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. President Barack Obama waves at the conclusion of his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

U.S. President Barack Obama waves at the conclusion of his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech as U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech as U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech as U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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U.S. President Barack Obama (C) starts to deliver his State of the Union Speech as Vice President Joe Biden (rear, L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (rear, R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) starts to deliver his State of the Union Speech as Vice President Joe Biden (rear, L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (rear, R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Barack Obama (C) starts to deliver his State of the Union Speech as Vice President Joe Biden (rear, L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (rear, R) listen on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Overall view as U.S. President Barack Obama (R) delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Overall view as U.S. President Barack Obama (R) delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Overall view as U.S. President Barack Obama (R) delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) look on as President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) look on as President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (L) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) look on as President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
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An Afghan man watches a television broadcast of U.S. President Barack Obama delivering his State of the Union speech, in Kabul February 13, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan man watches a television broadcast of U.S. President Barack Obama delivering his State of the Union speech, in Kabul February 13, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan man watches a television broadcast of U.S. President Barack Obama delivering his State of the Union speech, in Kabul February 13, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden shakes hands with President Barack Obama (L) as House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) looks on prior to President Obama's State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden shakes hands with President Barack Obama (L) as House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) looks on prior to President Obama's State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden shakes hands with President Barack Obama (L) as House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) looks on prior to President Obama's State of the Union Speech on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 12, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed
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