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Jessica Sanchez Sings at White House



    Chula Vista's Jessica Sanchez, the young woman who won over American Idol fans across the U.S. last season, performed at the White House and even earned a hug from President Barack Obama. 

    "Just met the first family," Sanchez tweeted adding "Ahh feelin so blessed!"

    The Season 11 alum has been performing at a number of events while recording an album.

    Oh, and she's also finishing up her senior year - homeschooled so she can continue to pursue her music career.

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    She's got to me one of the few high school seniors who get to send out a message like this on social media: "Thank you @barackobama & @flotus for inviting me to the @whitehouse today for your #EasterEggRoll, such an honor!!!"