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2009-09-02 16:07:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sent the following letter today to President Obama inviting him to address a Joint Session of Congress on Wednesday, September 9, 2009. Below is the text of the letter to the President: September 2, 2009 President Barack Obama The White House Washington, D.C. 20500 Dear Mr. President: Our nation is closer than ever to achieving health insurance reform that will lower costs,...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'