Arlington National Cemetery expands by 27 acres

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Arlington National Cemetery just got bigger by 27 acres, effectively pushing back capacity limitations by many years. For a recap of activities marking the occasion, Karen Durham-Aguilera, executive director of Army National Military Cemeteries, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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    Marine Corp SSGT Andrew Christman, left, and Ashley Robinson, of Chambersburg, Pa., carry wreaths as they participate in Wreaths Across America, placing remembrance wreaths on headstones at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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    Marine Corp SSGT Andrew Christman, left, and Ashley Robinson, of Chambersburg, Pa., carry wreaths as they participate in Wreaths Across America, placing remembrance wreaths on headstones at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    Arlington National Cemetery expands by 27 acres

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    Marine Corp SSGT Andrew Christman, left, and Ashley Robinson, of Chambersburg, Pa., carry wreaths as they participate in Wreaths Across America, placing remembrance wreaths on headstones at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    Arlington National Cemetery expands by 27 acres

    Read more