Victor Fugate (top center) of Butler, Mo., was among invited guests sitting near first lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday night’s State of the Union speech. While in Washington, Fugate also met briefly Tuesday afternoon with President Barack Obama in the White House Oval Office.
Victor Fugate (top center) of Butler, Mo., was among invited guests sitting near first lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday night’s State of the Union speech. While in Washington, Fugate also met briefly Tuesday afternoon with President Barack Obama in the White House Oval Office. Jacquelyn Martin The Associated Press
Victor Fugate (top center) of Butler, Mo., was among invited guests sitting near first lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday night’s State of the Union speech. While in Washington, Fugate also met briefly Tuesday afternoon with President Barack Obama in the White House Oval Office. Jacquelyn Martin The Associated Press

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