Boarding Presidential Helicopter, Obama Shakes Marine's Hand

President Obama walked across the South Lawn of the White House to board the VH-3D Marine One helicopter today. The Marine at the steps saluted and Obama saluted back. Then, breaking protocol Mr. Obama offered his hand to the Marine to shake before boarding the aircraft.

The video is below.

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