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Barack Obama II's Public Statements

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
Jan. 14, 2014 Cleveland.com - New Spending Bill Would Restore Great Lakes Cleanup Money
Jan. 7, 2014 Cleveland.com - Senate Agrees to Proceed with Unemployment-Benefits Extension, with Both Ohio Senators Voting Yes
Jan. 7, 2014 National Journal - Senate Democrats: "We're All a Bit Surprised' by Unemployment Benefits Vote
Oct. 22, 2013 Real Clear Politics - Hip-Hop Gaining Bipartisan Embrace From Pols
Oct. 17, 2013 BET.com - The Government Shutdown Is Over
Sept. 3, 2013 Delmarva Now - Harris, Cardin Leave Door Open on Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 The Baltimore Sun - Harris Says He's Leaning Against Vote on Syria
Aug. 31, 2013 The New York Times - Obama Seeks Approval by Congress for Strike in Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 The Times-Picayune - La. Congressional Members Ask President Obama to Consult Congress Before Attack on Syria
March 13, 2013 Politico - Tense Meeting Between President Obama, House GOP
Dec. 29, 2012 St. Louis Beacon - Obama pressures GOP for fiscal cliff deal; Blunt responds
Oct. 1, 2011 The New York Times - Obama Criticizes Republicans Over Booing of Gay Soldier
Aug. 29, 2011 LA Times - Storm Brews in Congress Over Paying for Disaster Relief
Aug. 11, 2011 Bloomberg View - A Bank That Can Get Americans on the Road and on the Job
Feb. 28, 2011 The Times-Picayune - Sen. Mary Landrieu Calls Her Health-Care Proposal 'The Ultimate Repeal and Replace'
Dec. 20, 2010 The Christian Science Monitor - In Historic Vote, Senate Moves to End 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
Dec. 8, 2010 Gainesville Times - Response to Tax Cut Extension is Positive
Dec. 7, 2010 Winston-Salem Journal - A Model: Obama Praises FTCC
June 23, 2010 American Forces Press Service - Obama Accepts McChrystal's Resignation, Nominates Petraeus
June 15, 2010 Los Angeles Times - Border Security Trips Up Immigration Debate
Feb. 7, 2010 New York Times - Obama's Balancing Act On U.S. Trade Policies
Feb. 7, 2010 Washington Post - Obama Need Not Wait To Change Relations With Congress
Jan. 31, 2010 New York Times - Camus Fired Up
Nov. 4, 2008 USA Today - Why You Should Vote for Me
Nov. 4, 2008 The Richmond Times-Dispatch - 85,000 Greet Him at Manassas Rally
Nov. 3, 2008 CNN Politics - Transcript: Obama's Grandmother Dies After Battle with Cancer
Nov. 3, 2008 USA Today - Don't Assume Race is Won, Obama Urges Faithful
Nov. 3, 2008 The Columbus Dispatch - Crowds Flock to Obama
Nov. 3, 2008 The New York Times - Election Eve: Obama Runs in Red States
Nov. 3, 2008 The New York Times - Even Keel for Obama in Final Turn to Election
Oct. 28, 2008 Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Obama Woos Workers
Oct. 26, 2008 Rocky Mountain News - Obama Draws Mile High Crowds
Oct. 9, 2008 The Indianapolis Star - Obama: 'Better Days Ahead'
Sept. 30, 2008 Chicago Tribune - Obama-Sponsored Mercury-Storage Bill Sent to President Bush
Sept. 29, 2008 Free Press - In Economic Crisis, Obama Offers Detroit a Message of Hope
Sept. 29, 2008 Associated Press - Congress Sends Mercury Export Ban to President
Sept. 25, 2008 Reuters - Mccain Suspends Campaign to Work on Wall St Plan
Sept. 23, 2008 Green Bay Press Gazette - Obama Strikes Back on Economic Reform
Sept. 22, 2008 Los Angeles Times - McCain Calls for Bailout Accountability; Obama Blames Greed
Sept. 22, 2008 Baltimore Sun - A Blast by McCain
Sept. 22, 2008 The Charlotte Observer - Obama Aims to Make N.C. Blue
Sept. 12, 2008 Union Leader - In Dover, Obama Makes 'Pledge' Against Tax Hikes on Most Americans
Sept. 9, 2008 The Columbus Dispatch - Obama Proposes Doubling Federal Funding for Charter Schools at Dayton Campaign Stop
Sept. 1, 2008 The Detroit News - Obama Skips Political Speech, Asks Prayer for Gustav Victims
Aug. 31, 2008 The Cleveland Plain Dealer - Obama in Toledo: Rebuild Cities
Aug. 25, 2008 Leader-Telegram - Obama Turns Focus on Plight of Middle Class
Aug. 25, 2008 The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram - Obama Turns Focus on Plight of Middle Class
Aug. 20, 2008 Richmond Times-Dispatch - Obama Promotes His Economic Plan in Martinsville
Aug. 19, 2008 Las Cruces Sun-News - Obama Talks About Immigration, Border Security
Aug. 14, 2008 The Washington Times - Airline Relents on Troop Baggage FeeAirline Relents on Troop Baggage Fee
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