KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of President Barack Obama’s farewell address beginning at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10.
The president will deliver remarks to an audience at McCormick Place, a convention center in Chicago.
- Obama says goodbye this week, but his message hasn’t always gotten through
- Trump names son-in-law Jared Kushner as White House senior adviser
You can come back to this post to follow NPR’s live annotation of the address. It’s put together by NPR’s politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more. Portions of the address with added analysis are highlighted, followed by context and fact-checking from NPR reporters and editors.
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