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First 100 days
Striking images from President Barack Obama’s jam-packed first 100 days in office, including a surprise trip to Iraq, a visit with Queen Elizabeth II, a handshake with Hugo Chavez, and the arrival of a new dog at the White House.
100 days timeline interactive
A president's first days in office can be defined by landmark victories — or memorable failures. Explore our timeline gauging hits and misses from Roosevelt to Obama.
View, clip and share major speeches and addresses from President Obama’s first 100 days, as well as other current political and economic news.
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Obama: I can't imagine my life without Mandela's example
President Obama discusses the death of former South African president Nelson Mandela. “We will not likely see the likes of Nelson Mandela again,” he said as he talked about how the political powerhouse inspired him.
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