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Michael J. Fox to attend State of the Union.

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“Actor Michael J. Fox, a strong advocate for embryonic stem-cell research, will be attending President Bush’s State of the Union address next week at the invitation of Rhode Island Rep. Jim Langevin.” Langevin, the victim of an accidental shooting, has been confined to a wheelchair for most of his adult life. Last July, he gave an emotional speech on the House floor questioning why President Bush had vetoed legislation that might allow people with his injury to walk again.

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