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From a blue state, Trump supporters no less enthusiastic

From a blue state, Trump supporters no less enthusiastic

For Cathy Kundratic, the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump is about history, and the future.

The Harford County woman says the last few years have been tough on her small powder-coating business. She blames an uneven economic recovery overseen by President Barack Obama.

That's why Kundratic plans to board a bus bound for the nation's capital on Friday and bear witness as Trump — who has promised to reverse many of Obama's policies — becomes the nation's 45th president.

"I've never felt strongly enough about any inauguration before to want to go," said Kundratic, 52. "From start to finish, this has been such an unbelievably historic event that...

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