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In this photo taken Dec. 16, 2016, President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama will strategize next week with Democratic lawmakers about how to prevent Republicans from destroying his Affordable Care Act. He'll also give a speech in Chicago on Jan. 10, 2017, that is expected to be his closing message as president. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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LED IN: President Barack Obama waves as he departs following a news conference after meeting with Gulf Cooperation Council leaders at Camp David in Maryland, Thursday, May 14, 2015. Obama and leaders from six Gulf nations are trying to work through tensions sparked by the U.S. bid for a nuclear deal with Iran, a pursuit that has put regional partners on edge. Obama is seeking to reassure the Gulf leaders that the U.S. overtures to Iran will not come at the expense of commitments to their security. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) (Associated Press)

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FILE -- In this Nov. 9, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Doubling down on its public break with the Obama administration, a furious Israeli government said, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, that it has "ironclad" information from Arab sources that Washington actively helped craft last week's U.N. resolution declaring Israeli settlements illegal. The allegations further poison the increasingly toxic atmosphere between Israel and the outgoing Obama administration in the wake of Friday's vote, and raise questions about whether the White House might take further action. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

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LEAD IN FILE - In this May 6, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the White House briefing room in Washington. He was a first-term senator-turned-president. A former law professor with little experience in economics or management. When he walked into the White House he had one, clear job: Piece together the shards of a shattered U.S. economy. It wasnt smooth and it wasnt fast, but Obama ultimately succeeded. Obama will leave behind an economy far stronger than the one he inherited by most measures. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) (CREDIT)

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FILE -- In this Nov. 9, 2015 file photo, President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Doubling down on its public break with the Obama administration, a furious Israeli government said, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, that it has "ironclad" information from Arab sources that Washington actively helped craft last week's U.N. resolution declaring Israeli settlements illegal. The allegations further poison the increasingly toxic atmosphere between Israel and the outgoing Obama administration in the wake of Friday's vote, and raise questions about whether the White House might take further action. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

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U.S. President Barack Obama, left, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talk during the funeral of former Israeli President and Prime minister Shimon Peres in Jerusalem, Sept. 30, 2016. Doubling down on its public break with the Obama administration, a furious Israeli government says it has "ironclad" information from Arab sources that Washington actively helped craft last week's U.N. resolution declaring Israeli settlements illegal. The allegations further poison the increasingly toxic atmosphere between Israel and the outgoing Obama administration in the wake of Friday's vote, and raise questions about whether the White House might take further action. (Menahem Kahana, Pool via AP, File) ** FILE **

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FILE - In this June 3, 2008 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., arrives with his Michelle Obama to speak at a primary night rally in St. Paul, Minn. Unlike some past first ladies who favored one or two big-name designers, Mrs. Obama has spread her fashion choices among a huge stable of them — often promoting lesser-known names, and taking care to promote American designers at such high-profile events as inaugurations, conventions and state dinners. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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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)