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    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story The Residence

    The White House: Inside Story

    The Residence

    The President of the United States may have a challenging job but he has the best commute.

    The Residence

    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story White House History

    The White House: Inside Story

    White House History

    President George Washington oversaw the design and building of The President's House.

    White House History

    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story The People's House

    The White House: Inside Story

    The People's House

    From the Oval Office to the family dining room, through national crises and world wars, th

    The People's House

    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story Welcome to The White House

    The White House: Inside Story

    Welcome to The White House

    Over the years, the White House has been the center of the American political system.

    Welcome to The White House

    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story The Residence Staff

    The White House: Inside Story

    The Residence Staff

    The Residence Staff includes the bevy of cooks, groundskeepers, butlers and ushers.

    The Residence Staff

    Video thumbnail: The White House: Inside Story The Oval Office

    The White House: Inside Story

    The Oval Office

    The President's iconic office is the Oval Office.

    The Oval Office

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