Prez Obama rings in New Year with family and friends
Happy New Year! pic.twitter.com/KXDfhDoxBB— The White House (@WhiteHouse) January 1, 2015
Kaneohe (Jan. 01, 2015): President Barack Obama; still on vacation in Hawaii, spent New Year's eve with loved ones at home, the White House said.
"The president plans to stay at home tonight and ring in the New Year with family and friends," the White House said in a brief statement.
The White House shortly after midnight tweeted a picture of the president and the First Lady Michelle Obama.
"Happy New Year!" read the photo caption. Obama has been on holiday in Hawaii, his birth state, for a two-week break. He returns to Washington on Sunday.