President Obama and Vice-President Biden attended the memorial service for the 29 Miners in West Virginia who lost their lives in a disaster.

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US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden greet family members of the 29 men, killed on April 5 in the worst US mining disaster in decades, during a memorial service at the Beckley-Raleigh Country Convention Center in Backley, West Virginia, on April 25, 2010.
—-JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images


U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Vice President Joe Biden (2nd R) take part in a memorial service for the 29 coal miners who recently died at Upper Big Branch Mine in Beckley, West Virginia, April 25, 2010.
—-REUTERS/Jason Reed


US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden arrive to attend a memorial service for the 29 men, killed on April 5 in the worst US mining disaster in decades, at the Beckley-Raleigh Country Convention Center in Backley, West Virginia, on April 25, 2010. —-JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images


President Barack Obama speaks during a memorial service for the miners killed in the Upper Big Branch Mine, in Beckley, W.Va., Sunday, April 25, 2010.
—-AP Photo/Alex Brandon


President Barack Obama, right, and vice president Joe Biden, clap in time with the music at the end of a memorial service for the miners killed in the Upper Big Branch Mine, in Beckley, W.Va., Sunday, April 25, 2010.
—-AP Photo/Alex Brandon


President Barack Obama, walks with Linda Davis, the grandmother of deceased miner Cory Davis, during a memorial for the victims of the Upper Branch Mine explosion at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center in Beckley, W.Va., Sunday, April 25, 2010.
—-AP Photo/Steve Helber


US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden arrive to attend a memorial service for the 29 men, killed on April 5 in the worst US mining disaster in decades, at the Beckley-Raleigh Country Convention Center in Backley, West Virginia, on April 25, 2010. —-JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images


US President Barack Obama (R) is greeted by Vice President Joe Biden as he arrives in Backley, West Virginia, on April 25, 2010 to attend a memorial service for the 29 men, killed April 5 in the worst US mining disaster in decades.
—-JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images


U.S. President Barack Obama (4th L) and Vice President Joe Biden (3rd L) watch on as West Virginia Governor Joe Manchin escorts the young relative of a coal minder during a memorial service for the 29 coal miners who recently died at Upper Big Branch Mine in Beckley, West Virginia, April 25, 2010.
—-REUTERS/Jason Reed

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