United states president barack obama delivered a speech to a joint session of the 111th united states congress on february 24, 2009 it was not an official state of the union address  obama's first state of the union address was the 2010 state of the union address. Following is the transcript of president obama's state of the union address, we made change work for us, always extending america's promise outward, to the next frontier, to more people. President barack obama says the us is helping to lead the global fight against climate change - but republican presidential candidate carly fiorina brands him 'delusional.
Obama's campaign used the slogan change we can believe in belief in change is a fundamental, foundational quality of his leadership no matter which controversial topic obama is taking a stand. Barack obama has said he would like to create a million young barack obamas to take on the baton of human progress, during a discussion in japan about his post-presidential life. The obama administration is taking action to combat climate change in june 2013, president obama outlined the climate action plan — the steps his administration would take to cut carbon pollution, help prepare the united states for the impacts of climate change, and continue to lead international efforts to address global climate change.
Here is an unedited transcript of president obama's prepared remarks during his farewell address in chicago, as provided by the white house it's good to be home my fellow americans, michelle and. On november 4, 2008, senator barack obama of illinois was elected president of the united states over senator john mccain of arizona obama became the 44th president, and the first african. On this day in 2008, senator barack obama of illinois defeats senator john mccain of arizona to become the 44th us president, and the first african american elected to the white housethe 47. Barack obama sealed his racial legacy the moment he sealed victory in the 2008 election - a black man would occupy a white house built by slaves, a history-defying as well as history-making.
Barack obama served as the 44th president of the united states his story is the american story — values from the heartland, a middle-class upbringing in a strong family, hard work and education. Barack hussein obama ii (/ b ə ˈ r ɑː k h uː ˈ s eɪ n oʊ ˈ b ɑː m ə / ( listen) born august 4, 1961) is an american politician who served as the 44th president of the united states from january 20, 2009, to january 20, 2017.
Barack obama has always been a leader in a true sense even before becoming the 44 th us president and holding 2 terms at the office, obama was a prolific politician and was revered by the american public especially from his home state of illinois and city of chicago from where he was elected as senator as well. Barack obama: barack obama, 44th president of the united states (2009-17) and the first african american to hold the office before winning the presidency, obama represented illinois in the us senate (2005-08) and was the third african american to be elected to that body since the end of reconstruction (1877. And it has been damaging to have barack obama, a black man speaking from the authoritative platform of the presidency, reinforce the widely held belief that racial inequality in the united states.
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Barack obama campaigned for the us presidency on a platform of change as he prepares to leave office, the country he led for eight years is undeniably different profound social, demographic and technological changes have swept across the united states during obama's tenure, as have important. Try as he did to change the rules of the workplace, the economic system obama inherited will end up largely intact as he exits i think obama will go down in history as a great president. You're leading us forward nothing can stand in the way of millions of voices calling for change — barack obama (@barackobama) march 24, 2018.
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