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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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: Iraq
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Immigration and the Border
Issue Position: Defense
Aug. 26, 2014 Remarks by the President to the American Legion National Convention
July 23, 2014 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event
July 21, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Ryan Pitts
July 4, 2014 Remarks by the President at Naturalization Ceremony for Servicemembers and Military Spouses
June 19, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation of The Medal of Honor to Corporal William Kyle Carpenter
June 10, 2014 Remarks by the President at Signing of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act and the 65th Infantry Regiment Congressional Gold Medal
May 31, 2014 Statement by the President on the Release of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl
May 28, 2014 Remarks by the President at the United States Military Academy Commencement Ceremony
May 26, 2014 Remarks By the President on Memorial Day
May 26, 2014 Remarks by the President Before ISAF Meeting -- Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan
May 25, 2014 Remarks by the President to the Troops at Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan
May 15, 2014 Remarks by the President at 9/11 Museum Dedication
May 13, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation of Medal of Honor to Sergeant Kyle J. White, U.S. Army
April 28, 2014 Remarks by President Obama to Filipino and U.S. Armed Forces at Fort Bonifacio
April 25, 2014 Remarks by President Obama at Naturalization Ceremony for Servicemembers
April 18, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Commander-in-Chief Trophy to the U.S. Naval Academy
April 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at Fort Hood Memorial Service
April 2, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Shooting at Fort Hood
March 18, 2014 Remarks by the President at Presentation Ceremony for the Medal of Honor
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting
Jan. 22, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at an Event for the Council on Women and Girls
Dec. 20, 2013 Statement by the President on Eliminating Sexual Assault in the Armed Forces
Nov. 25, 2013 Remarks by the President at a DNC Event -- San Francisco, CA
Nov. 21, 2013 Remarks by Secretary Hagel to Sailors Onboard DDG-1000 at the Naval Ship Yard in Bath, Maine
Oct. 15, 2013 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Medal of Honor to Captain William D. Swenson
Aug. 30, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding Alternate Pay Plan for Members of the Uniformed Services
Aug. 30, 2013 Letter to the Speaker of the House of Representatives - Regarding Alternate Pay Plan for Members of the Uniformed Services
Aug. 26, 2013 Remarks by the President in Presentation of the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Ty M. Carter
Aug. 7, 2013 Remarks by the President at Camp Pendleton, CA
May 16, 2013 Remarks by the President After Meeting on Sexual Assault in the Military
April 17, 2013 Remarks by the President Welcoming the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride
April 11, 2013 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Medal of Honor to Chaplain Emil J. Kapaun, U.S. Army
March 25, 2013 Remarks by the President at a Naturalization Ceremony for Active Duty Service Members and Civilians
March 19, 2013 President Obama Announces A Key Administration Post
March 19, 2013 Statement by the President on the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War
Feb. 12, 2013 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Feb. 9, 2013 Weekly Address: Averting the Sequester and Finding a Balanced Approach to Deficit Reduction
Jan. 24, 2013 Statement by the President on the Opening of Combat Units to Women
Jan. 21, 2013 Inaugural Address by President Barack Obama
Jan. 3, 2013 Statement by the the President on H.R. 4310
Dec. 25, 2012 Remarks by the President to Servicemembers and their Families
Dec. 22, 2012 Weekly Address: The President and First Lady Extend a Holiday Greeting and Thank our Troops for their Service
Dec. 9, 2012 Statement by the President on Rescue Operation in Afghanistan
Sept. 20, 2012 Statement by the President on the One Year Anniversary of the Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Sept. 18, 2012 Remarks by the President at Campaign Event -- 40/40 Club
Sept. 17, 2012 Remarks by the President at a Campaign Event -- Cincinnati, OH
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