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An Obama milestone: South Dakota visit makes it 50 states

Gary Young, owner of Young's Primtime Sports, in Watertown, S.D., poses for a portrait in a "Saved the Best for Last" t-shirt he made on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, ahead of President Barack Obama's visit on Friday. Obama checks the 50th state off his list of places to visit with a planned commencement speech Friday in Watertown before about 600 tech school grads and their families. (Joe Ahlquist/The Argus Leader via AP) NO SALES

WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — President Richard Nixon did it in less than three years. President George H.W. Bush completed it in one term. President Barack Obama has now matched their feat by visiting South Dakota, his 50th state, on Friday.

It took him nearly 6

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