President Barack Obama Playing Golf

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President Barack Obama played a lot of golf during his first four years in the White House. Here's as look back at the Golfer in Chief's first term on the course.
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The current President and former President Bill Clinton played together at Andrews Air Force Base in 2011.
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Obama and Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner put aside their differences and won a friendly match against Vice President Joe Biden and Ohio Republican Gov. John Kasich in June 2011.
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President Obama caught up with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on vacation at the Vineyard Club in Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 2010.
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The Secret Service goes to great lengths to protect the Commander in Chief when he hits the links.
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Obama practiced with the flatstick along with Biden on the White House putting green.
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Obama got the family involved in his love for the game when he played mini golf with his wife, Michelle, and his youngest daughter, Sasha, in Florida.
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The first couple found reason to celebrate when Sasha made a hole-in-one on the first hole.
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Then President-elect Barack Obama celebrated his 2008 election victory on the golf course during a trip to Hawaii in December 2008.
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The Obamas often spend Christmas vacation in Hawaii where the president frequently hits the links.
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In 2012, Obama played at the Mid-Pacific County Club in Hawaii.
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Obama often plays with members of his staff.
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He also tried his game at Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course at a Hawaiian Marine Corps Base in 2010.
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President Obama was frequently criticized by opponents for playing too much golf during his first term.