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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
Nov. 12, 2011 Weekly Address: Honoring our Veterans for their Service and Sacrifice
Nov. 11, 2011 Remarks by the President on Veterans Day
Nov. 11, 2011 Remarks by the President Aboard the USS Carl Vinson
Nov. 7, 2011 Remarks by the President on Tax Credits Included in the American Jobs Act and New Executive Actions that Will Help Get Veterans Back to Work
Nov. 7, 2011 We Can't Wait: Leading Veterans Organizations Back Returning Heroes, Wounded Warrior Tax Credits; President Obama Announces Initiatives to Get Veterans Back to Work
Oct. 19, 2011 Remarks by the President on the American Jobs Act
Oct. 19, 2011 Remarks by the President and the First Lady on the American Jobs Act and Joining Forces
Oct. 17, 2011 Remarks by the President on the American Jobs Act at Asheville Regional Airport
Oct. 12, 2011 President Obama Honors Recipients of the 2011 Citizens Medal
Sept. 27, 2011 Remarks by the President at DNC Event
Sept. 26, 2011 Remarks by the President at DNC Event
Sept. 15, 2011 Remarks by the President Awarding the Medal of Honor to Sergeant Dakota Meyer
Sept. 13, 2011 Remarks by the President on the American Jobs Act in Columbus, OH
Sept. 12, 2011 Remarks by the President on the American Jobs Act
Aug. 30, 2011 Remarks by the President at 93rd Annual Conference of the American Legion
Aug. 26, 2011 Getting Rural America Back to Work
Aug. 6, 2011 Weekly Address: Creating Jobs and Getting All Americans Back to Work
Aug. 5, 2011 Remarks by the President on the Administration's Work to Prepare our Nation's Veterans for the Workforce
July 6, 2011 Remarks by the President in Twitter Town Hall
April 12, 2011 Remarks by the President, the Vice President, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden at Launch of "Joining Forces" Initiative
March 2, 2011 Statement by President Obama on the Retirement of Senator Daniel Akaka
Feb. 28, 2011 Statement by the President on the Passing of Frank W. Buckles
Jan. 24, 2011 Remarks by the President, Mrs. Obama and Dr. Biden on the Presidential Studies Directive: Strengthening Our Military Families
Nov. 10, 2010 Remarks by the President Honoring Veterans Day in Seoul, South Korea
Sept. 28, 2010 Remarks by the President in a Backyard Discussion in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Sept. 16, 2010 Remarks by the President at a Reception for Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal
Sept. 8, 2010 Remarks by the President on the Economy in Parma, Ohio
Aug. 28, 2010 Weekly Address: President Obama: As the Combat Mission in Iraq Ends, We Must Pay Tribute to Those Who Have Served
Aug. 2, 2010 Remarks by the President at Disabled Veterans of America Conference in Atlanta, Georgia
July 10, 2010 Weekly Address: President Obama Announces Changes to Help Veterans with PTSD Receive the Benefits They Need
July 2, 2010 Message from the President Regarding Independence Day
June 30, 2010 Remarks by the President at a Town Hall Meeting on the Economy in Racine, Wisconsin
May 31, 2010 Remarks by the President on Memorial Day at Andrews Air Force Base
May 29, 2010 Weekly Address: President Obama Invites All Americans to Honor America's Fallen Heroes this Memorial Day
May 5, 2010 Remarks by the President at Signing of Caregives and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act
Nov. 11, 2009 Remarks by the President on Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery
Nov. 4, 2009 Remarks By The President At "In Performance At The White House" Classical Music Concert And Reception
Oct. 22, 2009 Remarks By The President At Signing Of The Veterans Health Care Budget Reform And Transparency Act
Aug. 17, 2009 Remarks By The President At The Veterans Of Foreign Wars Convention
Aug. 3, 2009 Remarks By The President On The Post 9/11 GI Bill
Aug. 2, 2009 Statement From The President On The News That The Remains Of Capt. Michael "Scott" Speicher Have Been Recovered
June 6, 2009 Remarks By President Barack Obama At A Ceremony Commemorating The 65th Anniversary Of The D-Day Invasion Of Normandy
June 5, 2009 Prepared Remarks Of President Barack Obama On The 65th Anniversary Of D-Day
May 23, 2009 Weekly Radio Address By President Barack Obama
April 9, 2009 Letter To Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker
April 9, 2009 Remarks By President Barack Obama
March 16, 2009 Remarks by President Barack Obama and Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki
Jan. 19, 2009 Prepared Remerks of President-Elect Barack Obama at a Bipartisan Dinner Honoring Senator John McCain
Dec. 7, 2008 President-Elect Barack Obama Announces Gen. Eric Shinseki as Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Nov. 11, 2008 Statement of President-Elect Barack Obama on Veterans Day
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