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Posted: November 20, 2012 at 4:35 a.m.

Michelle Obama presented national arts and humanities awards to 12 community-based after school programs during a White House ceremony and praised educators, artists and leaders for working with tight budgets and putting in late hours, saying : “You are pushing and inspiring our kids. You’re revealing their boundless promise and teaching them to believe in themselves.”

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