President Obama Visits Prison in Oklahoma: Photos

US President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. Obama is the first sitting US President to visit a federal prison, in a push to reform one of the most expensive and crowded prison systems in the world. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. Obama is the first sitting US President to visit a federal prison, in a push to reform one of the most expensive and crowded prison systems in the world. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
US President Barack Obama walks through the prison yard during a tour of the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama walks through the prison yard during a tour of the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
The entrance to El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday, as US President Barack Obama arrives for a visit. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
The entrance to El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday, as US President Barack Obama arrives for a visit. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution outside Oklahoma City Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Barack Obama during his visit to the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution outside Oklahoma City Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
US President Barack Obama speaks as he tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama speaks as he tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama tours the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
President Barack Obama speaks at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, in El Reno, Okla., Thursday. AP Photo/Evan Vucci
President Barack Obama speaks at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, in El Reno, Okla., Thursday. AP Photo/Evan Vucci
US President Barack Obama, alongside Ronald Warlick, a correctional officer, tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama, alongside Ronald Warlick, a correctional officer, tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
US President Barack Obama tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
Secret Service and Prison guards stand on the roof as US President Barack Obama tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
Secret Service and Prison guards stand on the roof as US President Barack Obama tours a cell block at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Oklahoma, Thursday. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images
President Obama returns a salute as he steps from Air Force One upon his arrival in Oklahoma City, Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
President Obama returns a salute as he steps from Air Force One upon his arrival in Oklahoma City, Thursday. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque