Obama has not finalized post-presidential plans: White House

U.S. President Barack Obama prepares to board Air Force One on the way back to Washington after a presidential visit to New Orleans, LouisianaPresident Barack Obama has made no final decisions about what he will do after leaving office, the White House said on Monday, following comments by Columbia University’s president that he looked forward to welcoming Obama back to campus in 2017. “The President has long talked about his respect for Columbia University and his desire to continue working with them,” the White House statement said in response to a Reuters query. “However, at this point no decisions have been finalized about his post-Presidency plans.” Obama graduated from the New York school in 1983. Columbia was also among the contenders for Obama’s presidential library, which will be built in his hometown of Chicago.

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