Obama’s farewell speech: NPR’s live factcheck

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Jan. 20, 2009 “President-elect Barack Obama was about to walk out to take the oath of office. Backstage at the U.S. Capitol, he took one last look at his appearance in the mirror.”

President Obama will deliver his Farewell Address Tuesday from Chicago on Tuesday January 10 at 6 pm PT/ 9 pm ET. As he reflects on his eight years in office, it will also be a chance for him to reflect on his time in office, outline his achievements, and to motivate his supporters to stay engaged.

Follow along below as NPR fact checks the president’s speech live