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President delivers message to troops after shutdown

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - As the clock struck midnight Tuesday morning and the federal government closed, President Barack Obama appeared in pre-recorded message on the Armed Forces Television Network. The message was geared towards U.S. troops and Department of Defense personnel.

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