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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Office: President, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Michelle; 2 Children: Malia, Sasha
Birth Date: 08/04/1961
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Chicago, IL
Religion: United Church of Christ
Date Title
Issue Position: Technology
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Protecting The Right To Vote
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Civil Rights
July 2, 2014 Statement by the President on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
May 16, 2014 Statement by the President on the 60th Anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education Ruling
April 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention
April 10, 2014 Remarks by the President at LBJ Presidential Library Civil Rights Summit
March 7, 2014 Statement by the President on Bloody Sunday
March 5, 2014 Statement from the President on the Senate's Failure to Confirm Debo Adegbile
Feb. 17, 2014 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript: Affordable Care Act and Basketball
Feb. 16, 2014 Statement by the President on the Anti-Homosexuality Bill in Uganda
Feb. 11, 2014 Press Conference by President Obama and President Hollande of France
Jan. 28, 2014 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Remarks by the President on Review of Signals Intelligence
Dec. 10, 2013 Remarks by President Obama at Memorial Service for Former South African President Nelson Mandela
Dec. 10, 2013 Remarks of President Barack Obama -- Remembering Nelson Mandela -- As Prepared for Delivery
Dec. 5, 2013 Statement by the President on the Death of Nelson Mandela
Nov. 26, 2013 Statement by the President on the Passing of Civil Rights Leader Rev. T.J. Jemison
Sept. 23, 2013 Remarks by President Obama at Civil Society Roundtable
Sept. 23, 2013 Joint Statement on the Promotion and Protection of Civil Society
Sept. 22, 2013 Remarks by the President at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Phoenix Awards Dinner
Sept. 15, 2013 Statement from the President on the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing in Birmingham, Al
Sept. 4, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Reinfeldt of Sweden in Joint Press Conference
Aug. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President at the "Let Freedom Ring" Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President at the "Let Freedom Ring" Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 23, 2013 Remarks by the President in Town Hall at Binghamton University
Aug. 23, 2013 CNN "New Day" - Affordable Care Act, Congress, NSA, Family Life
Aug. 9, 2013 Remarks by the President in a Press Conference - Surveillance Programs
Aug. 7, 2013 NBC "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" - Transcript: Foreign Affairs, National Security, Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
June 30, 2013 Remarks by President Obama at the University of Cape Town
June 29, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President Zuma of South Africa at Joint Press Conference
June 27, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President Sall of the Republic of Senegal at Joint Press Conference
June 27, 2013 Remarks by President Obama After Tour of Maison Des Esclaves
June 25, 2013 Statement by the President on the Supreme Court Ruling on Shelby County v. Holder
June 7, 2013 Statement by the President - San Jose, CA
May 5, 2013 Remarks by the President at The Ohio State University Commencement
April 8, 2013 Statement from the President on Yom Hashoah
April 7, 2013 Statement by the President on the 19th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda
April 4, 2013 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event -- Atherton, CA - 12pm
March 25, 2013 President Obama Designates Five New National Monuments
March 18, 2013 Remarks By The President at Women's History Month Reception
March 14, 2013 Statement by the President - Assault Weapons
Oct. 27, 2012 Remarks by the President at a Campaign Event in Nashua, NH
Oct. 17, 2012 Remarks by the President at a Campaign Event in Mt. Vernon, IA
Sept. 22, 2012 Message from the President to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation
June 14, 2012 Letter to Mr. Speaker: (Dear Mr. President:)
May 9, 2012 ABC "Good Morning America" - Transcript
May 8, 2012 Remarks by the President at the 18th Annual Gala for the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies
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