Sen. Barack Obama confers with his chief of staff, Pete Rouse, in his office suite on Capitol Hill on November 15, 2005.
Sen. Barack Obama confers with his chief of staff, Pete Rouse, in his office suite on Capitol Hill on November 15, 2005. Pete Souza/Chicago Tribune/MCT
Sen. Barack Obama confers with his chief of staff, Pete Rouse, in his office suite on Capitol Hill on November 15, 2005. Pete Souza/Chicago Tribune/MCT

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