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What could Obama highlight in his farewell speech?

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President Barack Obama is scheduled to give a farewell speech on Tuesday night in Chicago, nearly a decade after first declaring his candidacy for President. Chris LaChall/AP

President Obama is scheduled to make a farewell speech in Chicago Tuesday evening, capping two terms as President.  It's likely to include efforts to burnish his legacy during a time of political division and rancor.

"I think we will remember this as an incredibly partisan period in American politics," said Julian Zelizer, professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University.

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