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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
April 1, 2014 Remarks by the President Honoring the 2013 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox
March 20, 2014 Statement by President Obama on Nowruz
March 7, 2014 Statement by the President on Bloody Sunday
March 6, 2014 Remarks by the President in Performance at the White House: Women of Soul
Feb. 28, 2014 Remarks by the President at White House Student Film Festival
Feb. 13, 2014 President Obama Announces His Intent to Nominate Jane Chu as Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts
Feb. 10, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and President Hollande of France After Touring Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
Jan. 22, 2014 Statement by the President on Roe v. Wade Anniversary
Jan. 14, 2014 Remarks by the President Honoring NBA Champion Miami Heat
Dec. 20, 2013 Press Conference by the President
Dec. 10, 2013 Remarks of President Barack Obama -- Remembering Nelson Mandela -- As Prepared for Delivery
Dec. 10, 2013 Remarks by President Obama at Memorial Service for Former South African President Nelson Mandela
Dec. 8, 2013 Remarks by the President at 2013 Kennedy Center Honors Reception
Dec. 5, 2013 Statement by the President on the Death of Nelson Mandela
Nov. 27, 2013 Remarks by the President at Pardoning of the Thanksgiving Turkey
Nov. 26, 2013 Statement by the President on the Passing of Civil Rights Leader Rev. T.J. Jemison
Nov. 26, 2013 Remarks by the President on the Economy -- DreamWorks
Nov. 21, 2013 Statement by the Press Secretary on Holodomor Remembrance Day
Nov. 20, 2013 Remarks by the President at Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony
Nov. 20, 2013 Remarks by the President at the 50th Anniversary of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
Nov. 8, 2013 Statement by the President on the 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
Nov. 4, 2013 Remarks by the President Honoring the 2013 Stanley Cup Champions Chicago Blackhawks
Oct. 22, 2013 Real Clear Politics - Hip-Hop Gaining Bipartisan Embrace From Pols
Sept. 15, 2013 Statement from the President on the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing in Birmingham, Al
Aug. 28, 2013 Remarks by the President at the "Let Freedom Ring" Ceremony Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
July 29, 2013 Remarks by the President Honoring the San Francisco Giants
July 27, 2013 Remarks by the President at 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice
July 23, 2013 Remarks by the President with the NCAA Champion Louisville Cardinals
July 15, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President George H.W. Bush at Points of Light Award Ceremony
July 10, 2013 Remarks by the President in Presentation of the 2012 Medals of Arts and the Medals of Humanities
July 4, 2013 Remarks by the President at Fourth of July Celebration
July 4, 2013 Weekly Address: Celebrating Independence Day
June 27, 2013 Remarks by President Obama and President Sall of Senegal in an Exchange of Toasts
June 14, 2013 Remarks by the President Honoring the 2012 WNBA Basketball Champions The Indiana Fever
June 5, 2013 Remarks by the President Congratulating the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens
May 28, 2013 Remarks by the President at AAPI Heritage Month Celebration
April 9, 2013 Remarks by the President at "In Performance at the White House: Memphis Soul"
March 25, 2013 President Obama Designates Five New National Monuments
Jan. 27, 2013 Statement by the President on International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Dec. 26, 2012 Statement from the President and the First Lady on Kwanzaa
Dec. 2, 2012 Remarks by the President at the Kennedy Center Honors Reception
Nov. 21, 2012 Remarks by the President at the National Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon
Oct. 19, 2012 Remarks by the President at the 2012 Alfred E. Smith Dinner
Oct. 8, 2012 Remarks by the President at the Dedication of the Cesar Chavez National Monument, Keene, CA
Oct. 1, 2012 President Obama to Establish César E. Chávez National Monument
Sept. 22, 2012 Message from the President to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation
Sept. 19, 2012 White House Releases New Travel and Tourism Progress Report
Sept. 18, 2012 Remarks by the President Honoring the WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx
Sept. 14, 2012 Remarks by the President and the First Lady Welcoming the 2012 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams
Sept. 8, 2012 Weekly Address: Coming Together to Remember September 11th
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