Obama To Attend National Christmas Tree Lighting

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are scheduled Friday to attend the National Christmas Tree Lighting.

The event, which is expected to begin at 4:30 p.m. ET at the Ellipse in Washington, D.C., will feature performances by Mariah Carey, Aretha Carey and other pop artists.

The President will deliver remarks at the event, the White House said.

 

 

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