52 years old
Race: U.S. President
Born: Aug. 4, 1961 in Honolulu
Family: Married (Michelle), two daughters (Malia, 14, and Sasha, 11)
Home: Washington, D.C. and Chicago
Education: Punahou Academy, Occidental College, Columbia University, Harvard Law School
Occupation: President of the United States; formerly a civil rights lawyer with Miner, Barnhill & Galland in Chicago
Political experience: Illinois senator, 1996-2004; U.S. Senate, 2004-2008; U.S. President, 2008-present
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Obama will meet with small business owners at the White House on Tuesday and with middle-class families on Wednesday.
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Even as Obama traipsed in stocking feet through a temple in the heart of Bangkok, a monk wished him luck negotiating the deficit-reduction challenge awaiting him in Washington.
The White House has made clear that Obama is only in Cambodia to attend an East Asia Summit and said the visit should not be seen as an endorsement of Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Obama will be joined by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Michael Bloomberg on an aerial tour of storm damage.
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