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Malia Obama

Illinois Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Barack Obama, left, arrives for the vote with his wife Michelle and his daughter Malia at Catholic Theological union polling place Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2004, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Malia Obama grows up

Recent photos of the first family show the Obamas' elder daughter, Malia, now 13, nearly as tall as her parents, who are both about six feet tall.