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Visitors brace themselves from the rotor wash of the Marine One helicopter as President Barack Obama lifts off from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, on March 30, as he travels to Vermont and Maine for campaign fundraising events.
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US President Barack Obama, under the watchful eye of the Secret Service, departs the aboard Marine One from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 30. President Obama will spend the day campaigning in Vermont and Maine.
When I first saw the top photo, I thought it was taken at a Justin Bieber sighting. Turns out the girls were just waving at the President as he boarded a helicopter on his way to Vermont and Maine.
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U.S. President Barack Obama waves to visitors as he walks towards the Marine One on the South Lawn prior to his departure from the White House March 30, in Washington, DC. Obama was traveling to Vermont and Maine for campaign events.