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Obama inauguration store: $5 buttons, $7,500 medallion set

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$7,500 gold, bronze, silver medallions
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$165 cotton throw blanket
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$15 pin
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$5 button


WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama's inauguration committee opened a store to sell all kinds of merchandise, including a medallion set for $7,500 in order to help fund festivities later this month. Tickets for the Jan. 21 inaugural balls already sold out.

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