President Obama got very emotional when thanking his campaign staff on Wednesday. "Even before last night's results," he said, "I felt that the work that I had done in running for office had come full circle. Because what you guys have done means that the work that I'm doing is important. And I'm really proud of that. I'm really proud of all of you."
And here's the full speech:
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