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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
July 15, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: A New Strategy for a New World
July 7, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: An Agenda for Middle-Class Success
May 29, 2008 Obama Statement on Army Suicide Report
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
May 13, 2008 The Charleston Gazette - Obama Pushes for New GI Bill
May 2, 2008 Obama Joins Bond and Boxer to Introduce Bill to Improve Care for Wounded Service Members
April 24, 2008 Durbin, Obama Work for New Air Mission at Springfield 183rd in Meeting with National Guard Chiefs
April 16, 2008 Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate Between Senator Hillary Clinton (D-NY) and Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) Moderators: Charlie Gibson and George Stephanopoulos
April 15, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Town Hall Meeting with Veterans and Military Families
April 8, 2008 NBC "Today" - Transcript
March 24, 2008 Obama Statement on 4,000 American Deaths in Iraq
March 19, 2008 Obama: We Must End the Iraq War to Address Our National Security Priorities
March 14, 2008 Obama, Bond Applaud Senate Passage of Amendment to Expedite the Review of Personality Disorder Discharge Cases
March 12, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Endorsement by US Admirals and Generals
Feb. 11, 2008 Obama Demands Pentagon Release Unclassified Study of Postwar Iraq Plan to Congress
Jan. 31, 2008 Harkin, Hagel, Obama Take Action to Prevent Suicide Among Active Duty Soldiers
Jan. 29, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Reclaiming the American Dream
Jan. 11, 2008 Obama Demands Gates Address Contractor's Use of Riot Control Gas on U.S. Military Personnel in Iraq
Dec. 4, 2007 Transcript: NPR Democratic Candidates' Debate
Nov. 7, 2007 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Reclaiming the American Dream
Nov. 2, 2007 Obama Introduces Resolution to Halt Rush to War with Iran
Nov. 2, 2007 The New York Times - Obama Envisions New Iran Approach
Oct. 23, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
Oct. 5, 2007 The Des Moines Register - Obama Says Soldiers Should Not Get Unexpected Tour Extensions
Oct. 4, 2007 Obama Announces Plan to Honor Sacrifices of National Guard and Reservists as President
Oct. 1, 2007 Obama, Bond Hail New Safeguards on Military Personality Disorder Discharges, Urge Further Action
Sept. 28, 2007 Letter to the Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice
Sept. 25, 2007 Obama, McCaskill Fight for Military Family Job Protection
Sept. 24, 2007 Letter to the President of the United States, George W. Bush
Sept. 21, 2007 Obama Statement on Levin-Reed Amendment
Sept. 20, 2007 Letter to U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
Sept. 19, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
Sept. 12, 2007 National Public Radio "All Things Considered" Interview with Senator Barack Obama (D-IL)
Sept. 11, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Iraq: The Crocker-Petraeus Report
Sept. 10, 2007 Obama Calls for Immediate Change of Course in Iraq
Aug. 30, 2007 NY Daily News - Hit Iran Where it Hurts
Aug. 28, 2007 Obama Response to President Bush's Speech to the American Legion
Aug. 21, 2007 Senator Obama Addresses VFW Conference
Aug. 20, 2007 Obama Response to AP Article, U.S. Out of Fresh Troops for Iraq
Aug. 2, 2007 Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2007--Continued
Aug. 2, 2007 Senate Passes Obama, McCaskill Legislation to Provide Safety Net for Families of Wounded Service Members
Aug. 1, 2007 Remarks of Senator Obama: The War We Need to Win
July 18, 2007 NBC "Today"-Transcript
July 17, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2008--Continued
July 12, 2007 Obama, Bond, Boxer, McCaskill, Murray, Lieberman Introduce Amendment to Temporarily Cease Military Personality Disorder Discharges
June 21, 2007 Letter To Secretary Of Defense Robert M. Gates
June 15, 2007 Strengthening Families in a New Economy
June 14, 2007 Comprehensive Bill to Improve Health Care for service Members Incorporates Obama, McCaskill Proposals
June 1, 2007 Obama Statement on Pride Month
May 31, 2007 Foreign Affairs: Renewing American Leadership
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