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Obama endorses Minnesota bid for World's Fair in 2023

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Barack Obama has endorsed a Minnesota bid to host a World's Fair in 2023 on the theme of wellness.In memos Friday to the secretaries of state and commerce, the president says he finds that officially recognizing the proposed expo is in the national interest.An organizing committee announced plans last year for "Minnesota World's Fair 2013: Wellness and Well Being for All."