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Dr. Rice and I

Here are some photos I took of former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. I had the opportunity to spend part of a day with her while shooting for one of my corporate clients. She was nice enough to ask if I wanted to take a photograph with her. She is the first person who has ever asked me that question and I was surprised but happy to have my photo taken with such a prominent person. Las Vegas is currently playing host to a variety of politicians in the next week with Presidents Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid visiting. The Tea Party will also be holding a convention here in July.



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