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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM Obama shook hands with some of those attending the lunch and later posed for photos. “One of our favorite things is always coming to the base on Christmas Day and having a chance just to meet you,” Obama said.
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama helped celebrate Christmas at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe. The president shook hands with Barbara Hawkins.
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM President Barack Obama spoke as first lady Michelle Obama listened during a visit with members of the military and their families in Anderson Hall at Marine Corp Base Hawaii.