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Barack Obama’s first week as president

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January 25, 2017
Eight years ago, President Obama was just settling into the Oval Office and was working on issues ranging from withdrawing troops from Iraq to closing the Guantanamo Bay detention center to turning around a stalled economy.
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First Trump cabinet nominees confirmed, Hillary Clinton attends inauguration and thousands expected for women's march

January 20, 2017
The Senate confirmed two of Trump's national security cabinet nominations.
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President Trump's Inaugural Address

January 20, 2017
After taking oath of office, President Donald Trump delivers address at Inauguration Day 2017.

The Inauguration of President Donald Trump

January 20, 2017
Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president, laying out a dark vision for America.
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President Obama's final press conference

January 18, 2017
President Barack Obama conducts the final press conference of his presidency. He is expected to address questions about his decision to commute the sentence of former U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning, who was convicted of leaking classified information about the Afghanistan and Iraq wars to WikiLeaks.
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Obama says farewell and awards Biden Medal of Freedom

January 13, 2017
President Obama delivers and emotional farewell address in Chicago.

Trump answers questions about ties to Russia one week before inauguration

January 13, 2017
President-elect Trump's praise of Putin has cast a cloud over his transition.
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President-elect Donald Trump's first press conference of 2017

January 11, 2017
President-elect Donald Trump answers questions from the press about his business interests, intelligence reports about his connection to Russia and his plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act. It was his first press conference of the year and his first since July, before the presidential election. Trump will take the oath of office in nine days.
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President Obama's farewell address

January 10, 2017
President Barack Obama delivered his final speech as president in Chicago on Tuesday, just 10 days before he will hand over power to his successor Donald Trump.