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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. 4, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Health Care
Oct. 3, 2008 Obama Applauds Congress' Passage of the Mental Health Parity Bill
Oct. 3, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Great Lakes Compact Becoming Law
Oct. 3, 2008 Senator Obama's Statement on Passage of Emergency Rescue Plan
Oct. 3, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on September Jobs Report
Oct. 2, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on SIDS, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month
Oct. 2, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Abington, PA)
Oct. 2, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Grand Rapids, MI)
Oct. 1, 2008 Accession of Albania And Croatia to the NATO Alliance
Oct. 1, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of Federal Railroad Safety Improvement Act
Oct. 1, 2008 Letter to Michael Donley, Acting Secretary of the Air Force, and General Norton Schwartz, Re: RC-12 Aircraft for New Mission at Springfield 183rd
Oct. 1, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (La Crosse, WI)
Oct. 1, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct. 1, 2008 Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2008
Sept. 30, 2008 Chicago Tribune - Obama-Sponsored Mercury-Storage Bill Sent to President Bush
Sept. 30, 2008 Statement of Senator Obama on Moving Financial Legislation Forward
Sept. 30, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Reno, NV)
Sept. 29, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Westminster, CO)
Sept. 29, 2008 Associated Press - Congress Sends Mercury Export Ban to President
Sept. 29, 2008 Free Press - In Economic Crisis, Obama Offers Detroit a Message of Hope
Sept. 29, 2008 Congress Passes Obama, Murkowski, Allen Bill to Ban Dangerous Mercury Exports
Sept. 28, 2008 Obama Statement on Financial Plan Breakthrough
Sept. 28, 2008 CBS "Face the Nation" - Transcript
Sept. 28, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Detroit, MI)
Sept. 27, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Greensboro, NC)
Sept. 26, 2008 The First Presidential Debate - Transcript
Sept. 25, 2008 Statement from Senator Barack Obama on Washington Mutual
Sept. 25, 2008 Letter to Ed Schafer, Secretary of Agriculture, Re: Revisit COOL Rule
Sept. 25, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 Being Signed into Law
Sept. 25, 2008 NBC "Nightly News" - Transcript
Sept. 25, 2008 Reuters - Mccain Suspends Campaign to Work on Wall St Plan
Sept. 24, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Dunedin, FL)
Sept. 24, 2008 Letter to Matthew K. Rose, CEO and President of BNSF, E. Hunter Harrison, CEO and President of Canadian National, and James R. Young, CEO and President of UP, Re: Commit to Improving Amtrak On-Time Performance
Sept. 24, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of the Emmett Till Bill
Sept. 24, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of the Brownback-Kennedy Bill to Improve Awareness of Prenatally and Postnatally Diagnosed Conditions
Sept. 24, 2008 Letter to the Honorable James Peake, Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs
Sept. 24, 2008 Joint Statement of Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain
Sept. 23, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on House Passage of the Great Lakes Compact
Sept. 23, 2008 Statement from Senator Barack Obama on President Ahmadinejad's Remarks
Sept. 23, 2008 Green Bay Press Gazette - Obama Strikes Back on Economic Reform
Sept. 23, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama: Plan To Protect Taxpayers and Homeowners
Sept. 23, 2008 Statement of Senator Barack Obama on the Senate's Passage of the Renewable Energy and Job Creation Act of 2008
Sept. 22, 2008 Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Speaker Nancy Pelosi
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. 21, 2008 A Statement of Principles for the Treasury Proposal from Senator Barack Obama
Sept. 21, 2008 Statement by Senator Barack Obama on Armenian Independence Day
Sept. 21, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Charlotte, NC)
Sept. 20, 2008 Remarks of Senator Barack Obama (Daytona Beach, FL)
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