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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Katrina
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Urban Policy
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Women
Issue Position: Homeland Security
July 18, 2014 Notice from the President -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Transnational Criminal Organizations
July 8, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Regarding Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Request to Address the Increase in Child and Adult Migration from Central America in the Rio Grande Valley Areas of the Southwest Border; and Wildfire Suppression
June 26, 2014 Remarks by the President in Town Hall
May 30, 2014 Remarks by the President at Hurricane Preparedness Briefing
May 30, 2014 Remarks by the President, Press Secretary Jay Carney, and Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest in Daily Press Briefing
May 7, 2014 Remarks by the President After Surveying Tornado Damage
May 2, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel in Joint Press Conference
April 22, 2014 Statement by the President on the Mudslide Devastation in Washington State
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 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at Joint DCCC/DSCC Dinner
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 27, 2014 Statement by the President on the Section 215 Bulk Metadata Program
Jan. 28, 2014 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 17, 2014 Remarks by the President on Review of Signals Intelligence
Dec. 20, 2013 President Obama Signs Texas Disaster Declaration
Dec. 20, 2013 Press Conference by the President
Dec. 16, 2013 Statement by the President on the Confirmation of Jeh Johnson as Secretary of Homeland Security
Dec. 14, 2013 Weekly Address: Marking the One-Year Anniversary of the Tragic Shooting in Newtown, Connecticut
Nov. 29, 2013 Letter to Selected Congressional Committee Leadership - National Security Strategy of 2014
Nov. 20, 2013 Remarks by the President at Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony
Nov. 12, 2013 Message to the Congress--Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Nov. 12, 2013 Notice--Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
Nov. 8, 2013 President Obama Signs South Dakota Disaster Declaration
Oct. 29, 2013 Statement by the President on the One Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy
Oct. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President and FBI Director James Comey
Oct. 18, 2013 Remarks by the President at Nomination of Jeh Johnson to be Secretary of Homeland Security
Oct. 17, 2013 Letter to Mr. Speaker and Mr. President - Regarding Overseas Contingency Operations/Global War on Terrorism
Oct. 7, 2013 Remarks by the President at FEMA Headquarters
Sept. 24, 2013 Remarks by President Obama in Address to the United Nations General Assembly
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Congress - Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Persons who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism
Sept. 16, 2013 Remarks by the President at the Five-Year Anniversary of the Financial Crisis
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to the Congress of the United States - National Emergency with Respect to the Terrorist Threat
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
Aug. 23, 2013 CNN "New Day" - Affordable Care Act, Congress, NSA, Family Life
Aug. 9, 2013 Remarks by the President in a Press Conference - Surveillance Programs
Aug. 7, 2013 NBC "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" - Transcript: Foreign Affairs, National Security, Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
July 29, 2013 Statement by the President on the Confirmation of James Comey as the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
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