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Mixed N.J. response to President Obama’s visit

Vince Coglianese Contributor

WAYNE — Margaret Wert was not impressed by President Obama’s visit to her flood-ravaged Wayne neighborhood today.

“The president’s lucky I didn’t get to meet him,” said Wert, 45, pausing from an afternoon of scrubbing her Fayette Avenue home, the stench of mildew wafting out the front door. “Because I would have handed him a broom.”

“I think it was a big photo shoot for Mr. Obama,” said Wert, a customer service agent for the Anon Flag Company, who declined to give her party affiliation. “When he comes back again, I’ll let him do my yard work.”

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