Thirty-five students from Hamilton High School in Arizona began planning more than a year ago to travel to Washington, D.C., for President Barack Obama's second inauguration today. The students, from teacher Sarah Burgess' American Studies class, raised $1,600 each to pay for the trip. "I think it's important to be involved in politics at a young age, so when you grow up you can have your vote and have your say in politics," said student Paula Beatty.

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