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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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. 9, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Syria
Sept. 9, 2013 Statement on Additional Countries in Support of September 6 Joint Statement on Syria
Sept. 7, 2013 Weekly Address: Calling for Limited Military Action in Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President Hollande of France after Bilateral Meeting
Sept. 6, 2013 Joint Statement on Syria
Sept. 6, 2013 Remarks by President Obama in a Press Conference at the G20
Sept. 4, 2013 Joint Statement by Kingdom of Denmark, Republic of Finland, Republic of Iceland, Kingdom of Norway, Kingdom of Sweden, and the United States of America
Sept. 4, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Reinfeldt of Sweden in Joint Press Conference
Sept. 3, 2013 Delmarva Now - Harris, Cardin Leave Door Open on Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 The Baltimore Sun - Harris Says He's Leaning Against Vote on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Authorization for the Use of United States Armed Forces in Connection with the Conflict in Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 Statement by the President on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 The New York Times - Obama Seeks Approval by Congress for Strike in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 The Times-Picayune - La. Congressional Members Ask President Obama to Consult Congress Before Attack on Syria
Aug. 7, 2013 Remarks by the President at Camp Pendleton, CA
Aug. 7, 2013 Statement by the President on the 15th Anniversary of the Embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania
June 26, 2013 Statement by the President on Intention to Renominate General Marty Dempsey as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Admiral Sandy Winnefeld as the Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
June 21, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding the War Powers Resolution
June 21, 2013 Notice -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to North Korea
June 20, 2013 Notice to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency on Russian Fissile Material
June 17, 2013 Joint Statement of the Presidents of the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Cooperation in Countering Terrorism
June 14, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding the War Powers Resolution
May 31, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and NATO Secretary General Anders Rasmussen After Bilateral Meeting
May 24, 2013 Remarks by the President at the United States Naval Academy Commencement
May 23, 2013 Remarks of President Barack Obama [National Defense University - As Prepared]
May 23, 2013 Remarks by the President at the National Defense University [As Delivered]
May 17, 2013 Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives - Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Amendments
May 16, 2013 Sabah - A Partnership That Delivers
May 16, 2013 Joint Press Conference by President Obama and Prime Minister Erdogan of Turkey
May 13, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom in Joint Press Conference
May 7, 2013 Letter to Congress - Continuation of the National Emergency with respect to the Actions of the Government of Syria
May 7, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President Park of South Korea in a Joint Press Conference
March 28, 2013 Statement by the President on Intention to Nominate General Philip Breedlove for U.S. European Command and SACEUR
March 26, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism
March 21, 2013 Remarks by President and President Peres of Israel at State Dinner
March 19, 2013 Statement by the President on the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War
March 1, 2013 Notice -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Situation in Zimbabwe
Feb. 26, 2013 Statement from the President on the Confirmation of Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense
Feb. 26, 2013 Remarks by the President on the Impact of the Sequester - Newport News, VA
Feb. 22, 2013 Notice -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Cuba
Feb. 22, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Concerning Niger
Feb. 13, 2013 Message -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Libya
Feb. 12, 2013 Statement by the President on North Korean announcement of nuclear test
Feb. 12, 2013 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Feb. 8, 2013 Remarks by the President and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta
Jan. 29, 2013 Statement by the President Announcing $155 Million in Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Syrian People
Jan. 19, 2013 Statement by the President on the Terrorist Attack in Algeria
Jan. 17, 2013 Letter -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Terrorists Who Threaten to Disrupt the Middle East Peace Process
Jan. 17, 2013 Letter to the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate
Jan. 12, 2013 Weekly Address: Ending the War in Afghanistan and Rebuilding America
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