President Barack Obama visits with his daughters Malia and Sasha and kisses his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, in a private study off the Oval Office, Feb. 2, 2009.

President Barack Obama visits with his daughters Malia and Sasha and kisses his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, in a private study off the Oval Office, Feb. 2, 2009.

After spending a weekend in Chicago, President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, her mother Marian Robinson, Malia and Sasha Obama head back to Washington, departing from Burnham Park landing zone (LZ) for O’Hare Airport , Feb. 16, 2009.

After spending a weekend in Chicago, President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, her mother Marian Robinson, Malia and Sasha Obama head back to Washington, departing from Burnham Park landing zone (LZ) for O'Hare Airport , Feb. 16, 2009.

President Obama Speaks Before Ramadan Celebration Dinner

The President gives remarks before hosting a dinner celebrating Ramadan and highlighting the contributions of American Muslims in the State Dining Room. September 1, 2009. (Public Domain)

President Obama on Continuing H1N1 Preparations

The President gives brief remarks in the Rose Garden after the briefing on preparedness and response efforts surrounding the 2009 H1N1 flu virus. He runs down progress so far, and urges Americans to plan ahead and get vaccines when available. September 1, 2009. (public domain)

Sept. 1, 2009 “As the President talked with his legislative director Phil Schiliro at the end of a meeting in the Oval Office, I noticed out of the corner of my eye Press Secretary Robert Gibbs goofing with personal aide Reggie Love.”

Sept. 1, 2009
“As the President talked with his legislative director Phil Schiliro at the end of a meeting in the Oval Office, I noticed out of the corner of my eye Press Secretary Robert Gibbs goofing with personal aide Reggie Love.”

President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters, Sasha and Malia, sit for a family portrait in the Green Room of the White House, Sept. 1, 2009.

President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters, Sasha and Malia, sit for a  family portrait in the Green Room of the White House, Sept. 1, 2009.