President Barack Obama waves while walking down the steps of the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 17, 2010, after attending a Friends of Ireland luncheon for St. Patrick's Day. From left are, Irish Foreign Minister Micheal Martin, Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Mass., Obama, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)
President Barack Obama waves while walking down the steps of the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 17, 2010, after attending a Friends of Ireland luncheon for St. Patrick's Day. From left are, Irish Foreign Minister Micheal Martin, Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Mass., Obama, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari) Associated Press
President Barack Obama waves while walking down the steps of the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, March 17, 2010, after attending a Friends of Ireland luncheon for St. Patrick's Day. From left are, Irish Foreign Minister Micheal Martin, Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Mass., Obama, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari) Associated Press

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