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Washington Churches Eye The Obamas

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The invitations have come in neatly typed letters, whispered entreaties and please-join-us blogs. They have come from predominantly white churches and predominantly black churches, venerable churches with distinguished lineages and smaller, plucky churches with little more than spirit and gumption.

The prize? The most sought after churchgoers in Washington: President Obama and his family.

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