President Obama is celebrating the July 4 holiday with a round of golf.
Later Friday, the president is scheduled to fly to Camp David for the weekend.
On Thursday, the president and first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaOprah to conduct Michelle Obama's final White House interview Would Aretha Franklin perform at Trump inauguration? ‘Good question.’ White House: Obama has 'no plans' for media career after leaving office MORE celebrated Independence Day with a barbecue at the White House where the guests included military personnel and their families.
The president's holiday was interrupted when he held a briefing with his national security team concerning Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's ouster from power.