or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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: Crime
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Protecting Our Homeland
Issue Position: Civil Rights
Issue Position: Strengthening Families And Communities
July 18, 2014 Notice from the President -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Transnational Criminal Organizations
July 15, 2014 Message to Congress -- Continuation Of The National Emergency With Respect To The Former Liberian Regime Of Charles Taylor
June 5, 2014 Indian Country Today - On My Upcoming Trip to Indian Country
May 28, 2014 Remarks by the President at the United States Military Academy Commencement Ceremony
May 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Patrick Leahy, President of the Senate - War Powers Notification on Chad
April 24, 2014 Statement by the President on Armenian Remembrance Day
April 22, 2014 Statement by the Press Secretary on South Sudan
April 15, 2014 Statement by the President - Boston Bombing Anniversary
April 14, 2014 Remarks by the President at Easter Prayer Breakfast
April 13, 2014 Statement by President Obama on Today's Shooting in Kansas
April 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention
April 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at Fort Hood Memorial Service
April 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at Joint DCCC/DSCC Dinner
April 6, 2014 Statement by the President on the 20th Commemoration of the Genocide in Rwanda
April 2, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Shooting at Fort Hood
April 2, 2014 Remarks by the President at DNC Dinner
March 29, 2014 Remarks by the President in Presenting State Department's 2014 Women of Courage Award to Dr. Maha Al Muneef
Feb. 16, 2014 Statement by the President on the Anti-Homosexuality Bill in Uganda
Jan. 25, 2014 Weekly Address: Taking Action to End Sexual Assault
Jan. 22, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at an Event for the Council on Women and Girls
Jan. 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Joe Biden, President of the Senate - Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Terrorists Who Threaten to Disrupt the Middle East Peace Process
Dec. 20, 2013 Statement by the President on Eliminating Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces
Dec. 19, 2013 Statement by the President on Clemency
Dec. 14, 2013 Weekly Address: Marking the One-Year Anniversary of the Tragic Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut
Oct. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President and FBI Director James Comey
Sept. 22, 2013 Remarks by the President at the Memorial Service for Victims of the Navy Yard Shooting
Aug. 7, 2013 NBC "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" - Transcript: Foreign Affairs, National Security, Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
July 19, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Significant Transnational Criminal Organizations
July 19, 2013 Remarks by the President on Trayvon Martin
July 17, 2013 Message to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Former Liberian Regime of Charles Taylor
July 14, 2013 Statement by the President - Trayvon Martin
June 18, 2013 G-8 Leaders Communique
May 16, 2013 Remarks by the President After Meeting on Sexual Assault in the Military
May 11, 2013 Remarks by the President at the Top Cops Ceremony
April 27, 2013 Remarks by The President at The White House Correspondents' Association Dinner
April 8, 2013 Remarks by the President on Reducing Gun Violence -- Hartford, CT
April 7, 2013 Statement by the President on the 19th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda
March 23, 2013 Weekly Address: Helping Protect Our Kids by Reducing Gun Violence
March 14, 2013 Statement by the President - Assault Weapons
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement from the President on the House Passage of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Statement from the President on the Senate Passage of the Violence Against Women Act
Feb. 12, 2013 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President Before Meeting with Law Enforcement Officials
Jan. 15, 2013 Statement by the President on Enhanced State Department Rewards Program
Dec. 19, 2012 Remarks by the President at the Diplomatic Corps Reception
Back to top