Sweet blog special: State of the Union photo gallery. An inside look.

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SHARE Sweet blog special: State of the Union photo gallery. An inside look.

The hours before the State of the Union address are always busy in the Capitol.

Take a look at Blogger Sweet’s photo gallery of Illinois and national figures here.

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