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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
Sept. 15, 2008 Senator Obama's Statement on Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 9, 2008 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2008 Obama Cosponsors Americans with Disabilities Restoration Act
July 25, 2008 Durbin and Obama Introduce Resolution Honoring Disability Pride Day
July 14, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: 99th Annual Convention of the NAACP
June 25, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the House Passage of the Americans with Disabilities Restoration Act
June 24, 2008 Senate Resolution 600--Commemorating the 44th Anniversary of the Deaths of Civil Rights Workers Andrew Goodman, James Chaney, and Michael Schwerner in Philadelphia, Mississippi, While Working in the Name of American Democracy to Register Voters and ....
May 21, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the President's Signing of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
April 26, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Crisis in Zimbabwe
April 4, 2008 Remarks for Senator Barack Obama: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
March 18, 2008 Remarks by Senator Obama: "A More Perfect Union" Race, Politics, and Unifying Our Country
March 15, 2008 The New York Times - Obama Calls for Unity
Feb. 17, 2008 Obama Statement on the Death of Reverend James Orange
Jan. 26, 2008 NBC "Today" Interview - Transcript
Dec. 10, 2007 At the Request of Mr. Reid, the Following Statement was ordered to be Printed in the Record
Dec. 10, 2007 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on International Human Rights Day
Nov. 30, 2007 Chicago Tribune - Obama Brings His Message to Harlem
Nov. 25, 2007 Politico - Obama Casts Himself as Civil Rights Successor
Nov. 19, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State
Nov. 19, 2007 Reuters - U.S. Offers Mild Criticism in Saudi Rape Case
Nov. 3, 2007 AP - Obama: S.C. Civil Rights Pioneers Enabled his Run for President
Oct. 19, 2007 AP - Obama Wants Official Fired for Comments
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Attorney General-Designate
Oct. 12, 2007 Obama Comments on Developments in the Jena 6 Case
Oct. 8, 2007 Chicago Defender - In Opposition to Hans von Spakovsky
Oct. 5, 2007 Letter to the President of the United States, George W. Bush
Oct. 4, 2007 Obama: Torture and Secrecy Betray Core American Values
Sept. 28, 2007 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama at Howard University Convocation
Sept. 20, 2007 Obama Statement on Jena 6 Rally
Sept. 18, 2007 District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007
Sept. 13, 2007 Obama Demands Fairness in Jena 6 Case
Sept. 6, 2007 Obama Bill Would Make Voter Intimidation, Election Fraud Illegal
Aug. 9, 2007 "Visible Vote '08" Presidential Candidates Forum Sponsored By The Human Rights Campaign And The Logo Network
July 30, 2007 New York Times - In Illinois, Obama Proved Pragmatic and Shrewd
July 26, 2007 Common Article 3
July 21, 2007 Baltimore Sun - Obama Invokes Spirit of MLK, RFK
July 13, 2007 ABC News - Obama Outshines Fellow Dems at NAACP
July 12, 2007 Detroit Free Press- 'There's More To Do,' Obama Tells Adoring Crowd At Candidates' Forum
July 12, 2007 MSNBC - Obama Stars
June 28, 2007 All-American Presidential Forum: Democratic-PBS - Transcipt
June 27, 2007 Senate Passes Obama Resolution Condemning Human Rights Violations In Zimbabwe
June 19, 2007 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Take Back America 2007
June 7, 2007 Obama Bill Would Make Election Fraud, Voter Intimidation Illegal
June 2, 2007 Seattle Times: Packed House Cheers Obama As He Talks Of Transforming U.S.
May 25, 2007 Obama Statement on Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May 16, 2007 Obama Statement on the Passing of Yolanda King, the Eldest Daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King
April 30, 2007 Los Angeles Times: Obama Reaches Out To Black In L.A.
April 17, 2007 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Leaving A Quit Impression
April 14, 2007 Chicago Tribune: Obama Brings Message Of Change To Atlanta
March 7, 2007 Senator Barack Obama Testimony Before The House Judiciary Committee On Deceptive Practices In Elections
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