U.S. President Barack Obama counts down to the lighting of Washington, D.C.'s National Christmas Tree with the help of the First Family in a ceremony that includes a Christmas tale reading by Mrs. Obama and 'Miss Piggy'. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. President Barack Obama and the First Family lighted the National Christmas Tree in Washington, DC on Thursday (December 3). The 2015 National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony was hosted by actress Reese Witherspoon and featured a list of well-known performers like David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Graham Nash along with the United States Coast Guard Band. Miss Piggy also made a special appearance and read a Christmas tale with First Lady Michelle Obama.