US President Barack Obama leaves after his final press conference at the White House January 18, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Image credit: Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images)

Obama’s Last Full Day On Job Filled With Nostalgia and Thank You Calls

It was for President Obama a day of thank you calls, farewells, wrapping up loose ends — and business as usual.

Obama began his last full day on the job Thursday the way he did some 2,920 times before — with the Daily Presidential Briefing.

It was held in the usual location, which is the Oval Office. And, as is typical, Vice President Joe Biden was in attendance, according to a schedule released by the White House.
The only other thing on Obama's official agenda was a last lunch as president with Biden in the private dining room.

But while the rest of the First Family was bracing and preparing for the Friday departure from what's been their home for the last eight years, Obama still had a...Read more...