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Jake Tapper to Obama at White House briefing: ‘Don’t be a stranger’

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Jeff Poor
Media Reporter

As President Barack Obama was departing his impromptu White House press briefing on Monday, ABC News White House correspondent Jake Tapper offered some parting words.

“Don’t be a stranger,” Tapper called out.

Tapper’s sentiment seemed to express a consensus within the White House press corps. Prior to the Monday appearance, Obama had not made a solo press conference since June 19.

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