Obama to hold final press conference on Wednesday: White House

Reuters News
Posted: Jan 17, 2017 6:31 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will hold his final press conference as president on Wednesday, the White House said.

The press conference will be held at 2:15 ET (19:15 GMT). Obama is set to leave office on Friday when he will be succeeded by Republican President-elect Donald Trump.

(Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe; Editing by Chris Reese)