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FILE - In this March 11, 2010 file photo, Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y., center, walks away with other members of the Congressional Black Caucus after a meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington. Rangel thought he was going to wrap up his 46-year Congressional career at the best time - leaving office at the same time as Obama, with the country in the hands of longtime friend Hillary Clinton. Now, he says, the upcoming Donald Trump presidency is "a nightmare," but he's hopeful a Trump presidency will make Congress less partisan. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama, right, greets members of the Congressional Black Caucus, including Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-NY, left, after signing the Claims Resolution Act of 2010 settling long-standing lawsuits by African American farmers and Native Americans against the federal government, in Washington. Rangel thought he would be wrapping up his 46-year career in Congress on a note of triumph, leaving office at the same time as a history-making fellow Democrat, Obama, with the country in the hands of longtime friend Hillary Clinton. Instead, he said he is exiting to "a nightmare," the ascendancy of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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FILE - In this April 13, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at the CIA Headquarters in Langley, Va. Obama's foreign policy legacy may be defined as much by what he didn't do as what he did. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

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In this July 9, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at the NATO Summit, in Warsaw, Poland. Obama's foreign policy legacy may be defined as much by what he didn't do as what he did. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2014, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks to military personnel at U.S. Central Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla. Obama's foreign policy legacy may be defined as much by what he didn't do as what he did.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2014, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with more than 20 foreign defense ministers on the ongoing operations against the Islamic State group at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. Obama's foreign policy legacy may be defined as much by what he didn't do as what he did. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

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FILE - This May 25, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking during a troop rally after arriving at Bagram Air Field for an unannounced visit, north of Kabul, Afghanistan. President Barack Obama's foreign policy legacy may be defined as much by what he didn't do as what he did. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)

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FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington. Obama said one of his missions after leaving office will be to develop a new generation of leaders on issues such as climate change, criminal justice reform and expanding health insurance coverage. Obama said in the interview with NPR airing Monday, Dec. 19, that the issues he cares most about will be well served when that new generation moves into positions of authority. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

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In this Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington. Obama said one of his missions after leaving office will be to develop a new generation of leaders on issues such as climate change, criminal justice reform and expanding health insurance coverage. Obama said in the interview with NPR airing Monday, Dec. 19, that the issues he cares most about will be well served when that new generation moves into positions of authority. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

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U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he exits Air Force One at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Friday, Dec. 16, 2016, in Honolulu. Obama and his family arrived for their annual family vacation on the island of Oahu. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

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Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks to the findings of a five-year investigation into the authenticity of President Barack Obama's birth certificate during a press conference Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, in Phoenix. He earned plaudits from Donald Trump and became one of the nation's leading voices on the debunked controversy over Obama's birthplace (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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President Barack Obama during a U.S. counterterrorism strategy speech at MacDill Air Force Base Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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President Barack Obama during a U.S. counterterrorism strategy speech at MacDill Air Force Base Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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FILE - In this Friday, May 27, 2016, file photo, U.S. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speak with the Atomic Bomb Dome seen at rear at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan. U.S. President Barack Obama risked criticism at home when he decided to visit the memorial to the 140,000 killed in the atomic bombing of the Japanese city during World War II. Japanese generally welcomed his visit and praised his speech which called on humankind to prevent war and pursue a world without nuclear weapons. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

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In this Nov. 30, 2016, photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Citing fears of a Donald Trump presidency, environmental groups are urging Obama to stay busy in his final weeks. He is listening. With his days in office numbered, Obama has pushed ahead with several executive actions aimed at protecting the nation’s land, air and water, even as he acknowledges his successor may try to undo the work. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Illustration on clueless, know-nothing spinning events in the Obama administration by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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In this photo taken Nov. 10, 2016, President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. White House officials say President Barack Obama is prepared to spend his final major foreign trip talking about Donald Trump. Obama leaves Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, for a six-day trip to Greece, Germany and Peru. In Greece, he’ll tour the Parthenon, give a speech about globalization and meet with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama, wearing his Chicago White Sox baseball cap, and carrying a pair of sneakers, arrives for a private game of basketball at Fort McNair in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. Playing basketball on election day is a tradition for Obama. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama carries a pair of sneakers as he arrives for a private game of basketball at Fort McNair in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. Playing basketball on election day is a tradition for Obama. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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President Barack Obama campaigns for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)