Don GonyeaDon Gonyea is a NPR National Political Correspondent based in Washington, D.C., and travels throughout the United States covering elections and the country's political climate. His reports can be heard on all NPR programs and at NPR.org.
President Obama, accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama, pays his respects to Capt. Russell G. Seager during a memorial service for shooting victims at Fort Hood, Texas.
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