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Profile: U.S. President Barack Obama

(Xinhuanet.com)

19:28, October 23, 2012

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech on the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance at the White House in Washington D.C., capital of the United States, Feb. 14, 2012. Obama on Tuesday urged Congress to approve the extension of the payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance through the end of the year. (Xinhua/Zhang Jun)

Following is the profile of the incumbent U.S. President Barack Obama:

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Age: 51

Birthplace: Honolulu, HI

Religion: Christian

Alma Mater: Occidental College, Columbia University (BA), Harvard Law (JD)

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