President Barack Obama waves before boarding Air Force One at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Thursday, July 16, 2015, after visiting the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, becoming the first sitting president to set foot inside a federal prison and meet with incarcerated men there.
President Barack Obama waves before boarding Air Force One at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Thursday, July 16, 2015, after visiting the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, becoming the first sitting president to set foot inside a federal prison and meet with incarcerated men there. Sue Ogrocki AP
President Barack Obama waves before boarding Air Force One at Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Thursday, July 16, 2015, after visiting the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, becoming the first sitting president to set foot inside a federal prison and meet with incarcerated men there. Sue Ogrocki AP

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