President Barack Obama greets guests during a Hanukkah reception in the Grand Foyer of the White House. The celebration included the lighting of candles in a 90-year-old menorah from a temple on New York's Long Island that was heavily flooded during Superstorm Sandy.
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President Obama looks on as Rabbi Larry Bazer, Joint Forces chaplain for the Massachusetts National Guard, lights a menorah at the White House.
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President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk from the stage and a light the menorah during the Hanukkah reception at the White House.
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A crowd watches as Rabbi Larry Bazer lights the menorah during a ceremony at the White House.
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President Obama smiles as he arives in the Grand Foyer for a Hanukkah reception at the White House.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama talk with Rabbi Larry Bazer following a Hanukkah reception in the White House.