At some point during the first two years of his administration, President Obama stopped receiving the daily economic briefing that he requested when he took office.

White House officials said the meetings slowly petered out, but Obama still receives a daily economic briefing on paper.

“The president requests regular meetings several times a week and daily updates from his economic policy team, just as he does with his national security team and other senior advisers in the White House,” one administration official said.

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