FILE - In this April 29, 2016 file photo, first lady Michelle Obama speaks to high school students from across the Washington D.C. area in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, as part of the International Jazz Day celebration. Michelle Obama plans to address Native American high school graduates during a commencement speech that comes as she attempts to spotlight tribal youth in the final months of her husband’s presidency. The first lady’s commencement address Thursday, May 26, 2016, at the Santa Fe Indian School is part of an Obama initiative aimed at removing “barriers to success” for Native American youth, who the White House says make up the nation’s “most vulnerable population.” (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Melissa Rogers, special assistant to the president and executive director of the White House Faith-based Neighborhood Partnerships
President Barack Obama, joined by the Easter Bunny, greets members of the audience on the South Lawn at the White House Easter Egg Roll at the White House in Washington, Monday, March 28, 2016. Thousands of children gathered at the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll which features live music, sports courts, cooking stations, storytelling, and Easter egg rolling. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
President Barack Obama, left, with Vice President Joe Biden, and Ireland Prime Minister Enda Kenny, right, with his wife Fionnuala Kenny, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in honor of St. Patrick's Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. Obama is celebrating his eighth St. Patrick's Day in the White House. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
First lady Nancy Reagan sits on the knee of television personality Mr. T, dressed as Santa Claus, as he joined her for a preview of the White House Christmas decor on Dec. 12, 1983 in Washington, D.C. (Associated Press)
First lady Nancy Reagan is shown during an interview at the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 1985 in Washington. Nancy Reagan says she is afraid sometimes when she goes out in public with her husband and doesn't think anybody could ever understand or prepare for the glare of publicity and confinement of life in the White House. (AP Photo/Lana Harris)
President Barack Obama whistles as he walks to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md., then onto Springfield, Ill. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
David Brody, broadcast journalist and White House Correspondent for the Christian Broadcasting Network.
Libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson has begun his campaign for the White House in earnest.
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, left, looks to President Barack Obama after introducing him to speak to mayors from around the country, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. They visited the White House as part of the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington this week. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
President Barack Obama smiles as he arrives to speak to mayors from around the country, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. They visited the White House as part of the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington this week. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
President Barack Obama speaks to mayors from around the country, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. They visited the White House as part of the Winter Meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington this week. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
James Monroe (Image sourced from the White House)
Senator Ted Cruz sits down with Tim Constantine and says if elected, he'll bring a Cuban tradition to the White House on Christmas Eve.
White House press secretary Josh Earnest said that despite Republican fears, those Syrian refugees hoping to enter the United States to escape the Islamic State are to be thoroughly vetted for any terrorist affiliations.
President Barack Obama sits with FBI director James Comey in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 before making a statement on Wednesday's mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. President Barack Obama is hoping to generate early momentum for international climate talks in Paris next week by holding one-on-one meetings there with the leaders of China and India, the White House said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Changes at The White House Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times
Tim Constantine reports on the end of the Keystone XL pipeline, the White House pushing enrollment in Obamacare, and the latest James Bond movie opening this weekend.
Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said the White House lacks a strategy to defeat the terrorist army in Iraq and Syria.