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Obama to celebrate July Fourth at White House

President Barack Obama will be celebrating the nation's 236th birthday Wednesday at the White House.

The president returns from Camp David in the morning. He will deliver remarks at a naturalization ceremony for active-duty service members in the East Room.

In the evening, the president and the first lady will host a Fourth of July celebration with a barbecue, a concert and a view of fireworks on the South Lawn. Their guests will be military heroes and their families.

On Thursday, Obama will begin a two-day campaign bus tour in Ohio and Pennsylvania.