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Obama scheduled for White House visit

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WASHINGTON. - A decades old political rite of passage is set to take place this afternoon, when Barack Obama makes his first visit to the White House since winning the election. President Bush and first lady Laura Bush will greet Obama and his wife Michelle at the South Portico.

Mrs. Bush will give Mrs. Obama a tour of the living quarters, while the president and president-elect head to the Oval Office for a "very private" conversation.

The meeting is scheduled to take place at 11 a.m.

Log on to KHQ.com for live streaming video of this historic moment.

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