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Barack Obama II's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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 12, 2014 Weekly Address: Ensuring Equal Pay for Equal Work
April 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention
April 10, 2014 Statement by the President - Minnesota Minimum Wage
April 9, 2014 Statement by the President - Paycheck Fairness Act
April 9, 2014 Remarks by the President at Joint DCCC/DSCC Dinner
April 8, 2014 Remarks by the President on Equal Pay for Equal Work
April 7, 2014 Statement by the President on the Senate Voting to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 7, 2014 Remarks by the President on Opportunity for All -- Bladensburg High School
April 7, 2014 Statement by the President
April 2, 2014 Remarks by the President on Minimum Wage -- Ann Arbor, MI
March 27, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Renzi of Italy in Joint Press Conference
March 26, 2014 Statement by the President - Connecticut Raising the State Minimum Wage
March 22, 2014 Weekly Address: Rewarding Women's Hard Work and Increasing the Minimum Wage
March 20, 2014 Remarks by the President at DCCC Dinner - Miami, FL
March 20, 2014 Remarks by the President on the Minimum Wage
March 15, 2014 Weekly Address: Rewarding Hard Work by Strengthening Overtime Pay Protections
March 13, 2014 Remarks by the President On Overtime Pay
March 12, 2014 Remarks by the President to Women Members of Congress
March 11, 2014 Remarks by the President at DSCC Dinner
March 8, 2014 Weekly Address: Time for Congress to Raise the Minimum Wage for the American People
March 5, 2014 Remarks by the President at a DNC Dinner
March 5, 2014 Remarks by the President on Opportunity For All: Making Work Pay and the Minimum Wage
March 5, 2014 Remarks by the President to the Traveling Press at Café Beauregard
March 1, 2014 Weekly Address: Investing in Technology and Infrastructure to Create Jobs
Feb. 28, 2014 Remarks by the President at DNC Winter Meeting
Feb. 27, 2014 Remarks by the President on "My Brother's Keeper" Initiative
Feb. 26, 2014 Remarks by the President on Jobs in American Infrastructure
Feb. 25, 2014 Remarks by the President at OFA Organizing Summit
Feb. 25, 2014 Remarks by the President at OFA Dinner
Feb. 25, 2014 Remarks by the President on Manufacturing Innovation Institutes
Feb. 24, 2014 Remarks by the President and Vice President at NGA Meeting
Feb. 22, 2014 Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise
Feb. 20, 2014 Remarks by the President at DGA Dinner
Feb. 18, 2014 Remarks by the President on Fuel Efficiency Standards of Medium and Heavy-Duty Vehicles
Feb. 15, 2014 Weekly Address: Calling on Congress to Raise the Minimum Wage
Feb. 12, 2014 Remarks by the President on Signing of Executive Order
Feb. 7, 2014 Remarks by the President at Signing of the Farm Bill -- MI
Jan. 31, 2014 Remarks by the President on Long-Term
Jan. 30, 2014 Remarks by the President on Opportunity for All and Skills for America's Workers
Jan. 29, 2014 Remarks by the President on Retirement
Jan. 29, 2014 Remarks by the President on Minimum Wage
Jan. 28, 2014 President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 18, 2014 Weekly Address: Making 2014 a Year of Action to Expand Opportunities for the Middle Class
Jan. 13, 2014 Remarks by President Obama and President Rajoy of Spain After Bilateral Meeting
Jan. 11, 2014 Weekly Address: Ensuring 2014 is a Year of Action to Grow the Economy
Jan. 9, 2014 Remarks by the President on Promise Zones
Dec. 7, 2013 Weekly Address: Calling on Congress to Extend Unemployment Benefits this Holiday Season
Dec. 4, 2013 Remarks by the President on Economic Mobility
Dec. 3, 2013 Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden in Closing at Roundtable Discussion on Women in the Japanese Economy
Nov. 7, 2013 Statement by the President on Senate Passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013
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