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US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama board Air... News PhotoAdult,Air Force One,Andrews Air Force Base,Barack Obama,Government,Honolulu,Horizontal,Maryland - State,Michelle Obama,Military Base,Pacific Islands,Politics,President,US President,USA,Wind,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPUS President Barack Obama (L) and First Lady Michelle Obama board Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, MD, December 21, 2012, en route to Honolulu, Hawaii. US President Barack Obama told lawmakers to go home and drink some Christmas egg nog before coming back to Washington to pass a scaled-down tax package to avert a year-end fiscal crisis. Obama said he still wanted a comprehensive and large deficit-cutting bill to put the US economy on the path to long-term prosperity, but that effort stalled when talks broke down between the White House and House Republicans this week. AFP Photo/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)