President Barack Obama reads a morning newspaper aboard Marine One while en route to the US Naval Academy commencement, May 22, 2009

What I read to stay informed, by Barack Obama

Barack Obama talked about what he reads to stay informed in a 2012 interview to Rolling Stone. “I spend a lot of time just reading reports, studies, briefing books, intelligence assessments,” he said, before citing the following news sources.

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Barack Hussein Obama II (born 4 August 1961) is the 44th president of the United States, as well as the first African American to hold the office. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School. He served three terms representing the 13th District in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004.

In 2008, Obama defeated Republican nominee John McCain in the general election, and was inaugurated as president on January 20, 2009. Nine months after his inauguration, he was named the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Obama was re-elected president in November 2012, defeating Republican nominee Mitt Romney, and was sworn in for a second term on January 20, 2013. (Wikipedia.)

Source: Rolling Stone
Last checked on: 21 December 2015