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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
June 5, 2010 Statement of the President on the Passing of John Wooden
June 5, 2010 Weekly Address: President Obama Outlines Administration Response Efforts to the BP Oil Spill from Grand Isle, LA
June 4, 2010 Remarks by the President in Honor of the MLS Cup Champion Real Salt Lake
June 2, 2010 Remarks by the President in Presenting the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song to Sir Paul McCartney
May 27, 2010 Statement by the President on the Passing of John William Finn
May 24, 2010 Remarks by the President at Reception Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
May 17, 2010 Remarks by the President Honoring the NCAA Champion University of Connecticut Women's Basketball Team
May 10, 2010 Statement by the President on the Passing of Lena Horne
May 8, 2010 Statement of President Barack Obama on Haitian Flag Day
May 8, 2010 Statement By The President to Commemorate The 65th Anniversary Marking The End of World War II For The Soviet Union
May 3, 2010 Remarks by The President at Presentation of Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the U.S. Naval Academy Football Team
April 29, 2010 Remarks by the President at Funeral Service for Dr. Dorothy Height
April 26, 2010 Remarks by The President Honoring the 2009 World Series Champion New York Yankees
April 25, 2010 Joint Statement by the Presidents of the United States of America and the Russian Federation Commemorating the 65th Anniversary of the Meeting of Soviet and American Troops at the Elbe River
April 22, 2010 Remarks by the President at Earth Day Reception
April 20, 2010 Statement by the President on the Passing of Dr. Dorothy Height
April 16, 2010 Remarks by The President at America's Great Outdoors Conference
April 15, 2010 Statement by the President on the Passing of Dr. Benjamin Hooks
April 5, 2010 Remarks by the President and the First Lady at the 2010 White House Easter Egg Roll
March 31, 2010 Statement by the President on the Passing of Jaime Escalante
March 18, 2010 Remarks by the President, the Vice President and the Taoiseach of Ireland at St. Patrick's Day Reception
March 8, 2010 Remarks by the President Honoring the 2009 BCS National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide
March 7, 2010 Statement by President Obama on the 45th Anniversary of the March from Selma-to-Montgomery
Feb. 25, 2010 Remarks by the President at Presentation of the National Humanities Medal and the National Medal of the Arts
Feb. 10, 2010 Remarks by the President at "In Performance at the White House: A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement"
Jan. 27, 2010 Text of the Videotaped Message from President Barack Obama for the Ceremony Commemorating the 65th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau
Jan. 25, 2010 Remarks by The President Welcoming the NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers to the White House
Jan. 25, 2010 Statement by the President on India Republic Day
Jan. 18, 2010 Remarks by the President at "Let Freedom Ring!" Concert
Jan. 18, 2010 Remarks by the President Following Intergenerational Reflection on the Civil Rights Movement
Jan. 17, 2010 Remarks by the President in Remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Jan. 7, 2010 Statement by the President on the Feast of the Nativity
Dec. 28, 2009 Statement by the President and First Lady on Kwanzaa
Dec. 14, 2009 Remarks by the President at the 28th "Christmas in Washington" Broadcast
Dec. 10, 2009 Remarks by the President at the Acceptance of the Nobel Peace Prize
Dec. 10, 2009 Toast Remarks by the President at the 2009 Nobel Banquet
Dec. 10, 2009 Remarks by the President after Nobel Peace Prize Signing Ceremony
Dec. 6, 2009 Remarks by the President at Reception for Kennedy Center Honorees
Dec. 1, 2009 Statement by the President on Romanian National Day
Nov. 25, 2009 Remarks by the President on Pardoning of the National Turkey
Nov. 13, 2009 Statement by the President on the Ukrainian Holodomor Remembrance Day
Oct. 30, 2009 Statement by President Obama on Czech Republic's National Day
Oct. 16, 2009 Remarks By The President At Points Of Light 20th Anniversary
Oct. 13, 2009 Remarks By The President At "In Performance At The White House: Fiesta Latina"
Oct. 2, 2009 Remarks By The President And First Lady To The International Olympic Committee
Oct. 2, 2009 Remarks By The President After Returning From Copenhagen
Oct. 2, 2009 Remarks By The President In A Q&A Session With International Olympic Committee Members
Oct. 1, 2009 Statement By President Obama On Mahatma Gandhi's Birth Anniversary
Sept. 16, 2009 Remarks By The President And The First Lady At An Olympics, Paralympics, And Youth Sport Event
Sept. 10, 2009 Remarks By The President Honoring The Stanley Cup 2009 Champion Pittsburgh Penguins
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