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Using Light to Make Solar Panels

Friday December 30, 2011, 9:12 pm Here is a little message I received from Michelle Obama, the USA first lady: Friend -- This holiday has felt a bit like one last long, deep breath before we plunge into 2012. This time next year, I don't want us to have any regrets. I want to be able to say we rose to the task, and got it done. We've all got some work to do right now. Over the next 11 months we've got an organization to grow, voters to register, and people to get fired up. I hope you'll close out this year by donating $3 or more now to help make sure we're ready for the next one: https://donate.barackobama.com/No-Regrets Thank you so much, and happy new year, Michelle P.S. -- Also, when you donate today, you are automatically entered for a chance to be one of three supporters to have dinner with Barack and me. She and her husband are much more likely to encourage all these...

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