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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
Oct. 30, 2007 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on Nomination of Dr. James Peake as VA Secretary
Oct. 30, 2007 At the Request of Mr. Reid, the following Statement was ordered to be printed in the Record
Oct. 30, 2007 Hillary Clinton Joins Two '08 Democratic Candidates In Opposing Mukasey
Oct. 30, 2007 Democratic Presidential Candidate Forum
Oct. 30, 2007 The Richmond Times-Dispatch - Obama's Anti-War Beat
Oct. 30, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State
Oct. 30, 2007 MTV News - Barack Obama Fields Tough Questions At MTV/MySpace Forum
Oct. 30, 2007 Obama Opposes Mukasey Nomination
Oct. 30, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader; The Honorable Barbara Boxer, Chairman, Committee on Enviroment and Pubic Works
Oct. 29, 2007 The Des Moines Register - U.S. Policy on Iran Must Show Restraint, Obama Cautions
Oct. 29, 2007 Obama Continues to Advocate for Straight Talk on Social Security
Oct. 27, 2007 Obama Makes Statement on Nevada Day
Oct. 27, 2007 The Cedar Rapids Gazette - For Obama , it's Not Politics as Usual
Oct. 27, 2007 Obama: Leadership Means Leveling with the American People about Social Security
Oct. 26, 2007 Obama Introduces Comprehensive Bill to Strengthen Nation's Middle Schools
Oct. 26, 2007 Letter to Henry M. Paulson, U.S. Treasury Secretary
Oct. 26, 2007 The Columbus Dispatch - Obama Fires up Crowd at Columbus Rally
Oct. 26, 2007 Obama Statement on the Genarlow Wilson Decision
Oct. 26, 2007 At the Request of Mr. Reid, the following Statement was ordered to be printed in the Record
Oct. 26, 2007 At the Request of Mr. Reid, the following Statement was ordered to be printed in the Record
Oct. 26, 2007 Washington Post - Senate Battle Over FEC Nominee May Hamper Agency's Ability to Act
Oct. 26, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Henry M. Paulson, Secretary of Tresury
Oct. 26, 2007 Obama Statement on Bush Meeting With President of the Congo
Oct. 25, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Elaine L. Chao
Oct. 25, 2007 Obama Bill to Help Black Farmers Passed Agriculture Committee
Oct. 25, 2007 Obama Statement on Committee Passage of the Farm Bill
Oct. 24, 2007 Obama Statement on Cuba
Oct. 24, 2007 Obama Statement on Dream Act
Oct. 24, 2007 Obama Statement on the Confirmation of Leslie Southwick
Oct. 24, 2007 Obama Statement on California Fires
Oct. 23, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense
Oct. 22, 2007 Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Act, 2008
Oct. 22, 2007 AP - Obama Runs New Ad, Promises Tax Help
Oct. 22, 2007 Obama Statement on the Appointment of Dr. Susan Orr as Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population Affairs at HHS
Oct. 22, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kevin J. Martin, Chairman Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
Oct. 21, 2007 L.A. Times - Obama Courts Latino Voters in L.A.
Oct. 20, 2007 Remarks for Senator Barack Obama
Oct. 19, 2007 Obama, Harkin: Raising Renewable Fuel Standard Boosts Our Rural Economy
Oct. 19, 2007 AP - Obama Wants Official Fired for Comments
Oct. 19, 2007 Arizona Republic - He is the Message
Oct. 19, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Peter D. Keisler, Acting Attorney General
Oct. 19, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Kip Hawley, Adminstrator Transportation Security Administration
Oct. 18, 2007 Reuters - US Senators Offer Stand-Alone Ethanol Fuel Bill
Oct. 18, 2007 Obama Statement on SCHIP Vote
Oct. 18, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Gordon Mansfield, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Oct. 18, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Deborah Platt Majoras
Oct. 17, 2007 The Des Moines Register - Obama Farm Plan Limits Subsidies
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to Ms. Mary Gade, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
Oct. 17, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Attorney General-Designate
Oct. 17, 2007 Obama Statement Honoring the Awarding of the Congressional Gold Medal to the Dalai Lama
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