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President Barack Obama Covers Essence Magazine July Issue

President Barack Obama is on the cover of Essence magazine’s July 2012 issue. President Obama looks young and vibrant as he tackles the hard road ahead to sealing his re-election. In the issue he states,

“I’ve always approached my presidency as a long-term proposition…I didn’t run for office just to clean up the mess I inherited. I didn’t run for office just to return to the status quo. Understanding that some of the things I get done, we may not see the benefits from them for ten years. But that’s how change happens…” —President Barack Obama

Check out the full interview hitting newsstands on June 12th.

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