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Inauguration 2103: Flu concerns linger

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With the inaugural ceremony just 10 days away, the construction seems mainly finished at the west front of the Capitol. But what about the flu epidemic when the throngs from coast to coast pack onto the mall?

D.C.'s health department director says if you're going to the big inauguration ceremony, the biggest piece of advice is to get vaccinated.

But the flu is not exactly on a lot of people's minds. They’ re into campaign paraphernalia - lots of stuff that says Obama on it: D.C.'s Ballou High School marching band. When asked, however, the band members didn’t seem too concerned with the flu.

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