Daily Picture Show

First Family, First Day

Today The Daily Picture Show takes a peek at President Obama and his administration on their first day at the White House.

  • Barack Obama enters the White House Oval Office for the first time as president.
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    Barack Obama enters the White House Oval Office for the first time as president.
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  • President Obama talks with Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel in the morning.
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    President Obama talks with Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel in the morning.
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  • Because of the slight fumble on Inauguration day, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. again administers the oath of office to Obama to ensure constitutionality.
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    Because of the slight fumble on Inauguration day, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. again administers the oath of office to Obama to ensure constitutionality.
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  • The president makes his morning phone calls from the Oval Office.
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    The president makes his morning phone calls from the Oval Office.
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  • The president and first lady Michelle Obama greet members of the public in the Blue Room during an open house tour.
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    The president and first lady Michelle Obama greet members of the public in the Blue Room during an open house tour.
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  • President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden meet with their senior staff at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building.
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    President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden meet with their senior staff at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building.
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  • Biden looks on as the president signs executive orders during a meeting with their senior staff.
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    Biden looks on as the president signs executive orders during a meeting with their senior staff.
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  • The president meets with his National Economic Council, including its director, Lawrence Summers (far left).
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    The president meets with his National Economic Council, including its director, Lawrence Summers (far left).
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  • The president greets visitors during an open house at his new home.
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    The president greets visitors during an open house at his new home.
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