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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Legislative Branch

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: Ethics and Lobbying Reform
Issue Position: Ethics
Dec. 17, 2013 Statement from the President on the Retirement of Congressman Jim Matheson
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement by the President
Aug. 23, 2013 CNN "New Day" - Affordable Care Act, Congress, NSA, Family Life
July 2, 2013 Statement by the President on the passing of Former Congressman William H. Gray III
June 25, 2013 Statement by the President on the Special Election for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts
June 7, 2013 Statement by the President on Congressman Dingell
June 3, 2013 Statement by the President on the Passing of Senator Lautenberg
March 26, 2013 Statement by the President on Senator Johnson
March 7, 2013 Statement from the President on Senator Carl Levin
March 6, 2013 Statement by the President on Republican Filibuster of Caitlin Halligan
Jan. 24, 2013 Statement by the President
April 16, 2012 Statement by the President on the Retirement of Congressman Edolphus Towns
March 16, 2012 Statement by the President on the Retirement of Congressman Gary Ackerman
Feb. 28, 2012 Statement by the President on the Retirement of Senator Olympia Snowe
Feb. 2, 2012 Statement by the President on Passage of the STOCK Act
Nov. 28, 2011 Statement by President Obama on Congressman Barney Frank's Retirement
Nov. 26, 2011 Statement from the President on the Retirement of Representative Charlie Gonzalez
March 2, 2011 Statement by President Obama on the Retirement of Senator Daniel Akaka
Jan. 5, 2011 Message from the President to the Congress Regarding the Census
Oct. 11, 2010 Remarks by the President at a Dinner for the DCCC and Representative Ron Klein
June 19, 2010 Weekly Address: President Obama Says Republicans in Congress Blocking Important Progress
June 4, 2010 Statement by President Obama on the Death of Caguas Mayor William Miranda MarĂ­n
March 20, 2010 Statement by President Obama on the Passing of Stewart Udall
Feb. 11, 2010 Statement by the President on Senate Confirmations
Feb. 7, 2010 Washington Post - Obama Need Not Wait To Change Relations With Congress
Jan. 28, 2010 Statement by the President on the Confirmation of Ben Bernanke as Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Oct. 28, 2009 Remarks by the President at Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony in Honor of Former Senator Edward William Brooke
Sept. 24, 2009 Statement By The President On The Appointment Of Paul Kirk As US Senator From Massachusetts
Sept. 15, 2009 Remarks By The President At Fundraising Reception For Senator Arlen Specter
Sept. 4, 2009 Statement From The President On The First Time Disclosure Policy For White House Visitor Logs
Aug. 6, 2009 Remarks By The President At Fundraiser For State Senator Creigh Deeds
May 3, 2009 Statement by the President on the Passing of Congressman Jack Kemp
March 30, 2009 Remarks by President Barack Obama at a Reception for Rep. David Obey (D-WI)
March 11, 2009 Remarks by President Barack Obama on Earmark Reform
Feb. 25, 2009 Remarks by President Obama and Commerce Secretary Nominee Gary Locke
Feb. 3, 2009 CBS Interview - Transcript
Jan. 30, 2009 Press Release: Vice President Biden Announces Middle Class Task Force
Jan. 23, 2009 President Obama on the Selection of Kirsten Gillibrand
Jan. 19, 2009 Prepared Remerks of President-Elect Barack Obama at a Bipartisan Dinner Honoring Senator John McCain
June 12, 2008 Obama Joins Schumer and McCaskill to Introduce Bill to Close Foreign Lobbying Loopholes
March 5, 2008 Obama Applauds Passage of Klobuchar Amendment to Ban Corporate-Paid Travel for Federal Regulators
Feb. 11, 2008 Obama Statement on the Passing of Tom Lantos
Dec. 23, 2007 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Dec. 20, 2007 ABC "Good Morning America" - Transcript
Oct. 17, 2007 Obama Statement Honoring the Awarding of the Congressional Gold Medal to the Dalai Lama
June 27, 2007 Obama Statement on Stalled Ethics Reform in Congress
June 5, 2007 Remembering Senator Craig Thomas
Jan. 8, 2007 Senate Begins Work On Ethics Bill
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