Donald Trump becomes president one week from today. The forecast says it will be 56 degrees on Inauguartion Day with a chance of morning showers. Happy Friday the 13th. Best, Joyce Rubenstein Capstone National Partners "President Obama's farewell address in Chicago on Tuesday night was less a recitation of accomplishments...
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