Watch Obama's Year-End Press Conference

He'll take questions at the White House before departing to Hawaii for the holidays.

President Barack Obama will hold a year-end news conference Friday afternoon at the White House.

The presser is scheduled to begin at 1:50 p.m. ET. 

Watch video of the press conference above.

After the press conference, Obama will travel to San Bernardino, California, to meet with the families of the victims of the Dec. 2 mass shooting. He will then depart for Oahu, Hawaii, where he will vacation with his family through the new year.

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