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Barack and Michelle Obama’s official White House portraits to be unveiled during September ceremony
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Barack and Michelle Obama’s official White House portraits to be unveiled during September ceremony

Former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will return to the White House in September for a special occasion: their official portraits are finally being unveiled, more than five years after they left the residence.President Biden and first lady Jill Biden will host the ceremony on September 7, according to Hannah Hankins, a spokesperson for the former president.Back in 2018, portraits of the former first couple — done by Amy Sherald and Kehinde Wiley — were unveiled at Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. Both portraits received an unprecedented public response, the museum said back in 2020, when it announced they would be going on a nationwide tour. Portrait unveiling of former President Barack Obama and former Fir...
Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen: Renegades
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Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen: Renegades

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen: Renegades - CBS News Watch CBS News The former president and the singer-songwriter, longtime friends, have shared their stories in a podcast and a book: "Renegades: Born in the USA." Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen sit down with correspondent Anthony Mason to discuss the influence of their fathers on their life's work, and the shared narratives that drive the not-dissimilar fields of popular music and politics. (Originally broadcast on October 24, 2021.) Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live event...