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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
March 6, 2007 The Washinton Post - From Obama, a Map for a New March
March 4, 2007 Selma Voting Rights March Commemoration
March 2, 2007 CBS "Early Show" Interview with Senator Barack Obama (D-IL)
March 2, 2007 NBC "Today" Interview with Senator Barack Obama (D-IL)
Feb. 20, 2007 The Los Angeles Times - Obama Got Start in Civil Rights Practice
Feb. 2, 2007 USA Today - Obama Touts Non-Political Background
Nov. 13, 2006 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial Groundbreaking Ceremony
Nov. 13, 2006 Remarks by Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) at the Ground-Breaking Ceremony for the Memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sept. 27, 2006 Habeas Corpus
Sept. 22, 2006 Dodd, Senate Democrats Decry Modern Day 'Poll Tax'; Flawed Legislation Would Require Passport to Vote
Aug. 28, 2006 An Honest Government, A Hopeful Future
Aug. 11, 2006 Xavier University Commencement Address
July 20, 2006 Fannie Lou Hamer, Rosa Parks, and Coretta Scott King Voting Rights Act Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2006
July 20, 2006 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama in Support of H.R. 9, the Voting Rights Act
July 10, 2006 USA Today - Politicians Need Not Abandon Religion
June 19, 2006 Celebration of Juneteenth
June 2, 2006 University of Massachusetts at Boston Commencement Address
Feb. 16, 2006 Floor Statement of Senator Barack Obama on S.2271 - USA PATRIOT Act Reauthorization
Jan. 31, 2006 Honoring the Life of Coretta Scott King
Dec. 14, 2005 Senator Clinton Joins Senate Colleagues in Letter to President on Iraq
Nov. 16, 2005 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama at the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award Ceremony
Nov. 10, 2005 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama at the National Womens Law Center
Oct. 25, 2005 Honoring the Life and Expressing Condolences of the Senate on the Passing of Rosa Parks
Oct. 5, 2005 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 20, 2005 Submitted Resolutions
Sept. 14, 2005 CNN Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees - Transcript
Aug. 5, 2005 Obama Statement on the 40th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
June 27, 2005 U.S. Senator Barack Obama addresses the American Library Association
June 26, 2005 Chicago Sun-Times - Obama Fears 'Big Brother' Over Our Shoulders
June 16, 2005 Juneteenth Independence Day
June 14, 2005 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Anti-Lynching Apology Resolution
June 13, 2005 Apologizing To Lynching Victims And Their Descendants
May 2, 2005 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama NAACP Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner
May 1, 2005 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama NAACP Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner
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