Barack Obama

Barack Obama

is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office
Barack Obama was born on August 4, 1961 in Hawaii, the son of immigrants to the U.S. He attended Occidental College for two years before transferring to Columbia University in New York, where he became interested in a career as a social activist.After graduation, Obama found work as a community organizer, which led him to Chicago. Obama was hired to head this organization and served in this capacity for over three years. However, realizing the limitations of working at such a localized level, Obama enrolled at Harvard Law School. At Harvard, Obama excelled, eventually becoming the President of the Harvard Law Review, the first African American ever to hold this position. After he graduated from Harvard, Obama wrote a book, Dreams from My Father, based on his family's experiences. He went to work at the Chicago law firm of Miner, Barnhill & Galland, On advice from friends, Obama ran for a vacant State Senate seat in 1996, and was successfully elected to represent the 13th Legislative District. In 2000, Obama ran for a seat in Congress but lost to incumbent Bobby Rush. In 2004, Obama successfully ran for a seat in the United States Senate representing Illinois, becoming only the fifth African American Senator in United States history.In addition to his legislative duties, Obama teaches classes in constitutional law at the University of Chicago and continues in his law practice. Obama and his wife, Michelle, are the parents of two daughters. Source: thehistorymakers.com
Each of us deserves the freedom to pursue our own version of happiness. No one deserves to be bullied.More Barack Obama quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
While the future is unknowable, the winds always blow in the direction of human progress.More Barack Obama quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A lot of pictures of yourself - you know, it's a little narcissistic.More Barack Obama quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Now, anybody who thinks that we can move this economy forward with just a few folks at the top doing well, hoping that it's going to trickle down to working people who are running faster and faster just to keep up, you'll never see it.More Barack Obama quotes [07/01/2011 08:07:42]
We should raise the minimum wage so that no one who works full time has to live in povertyMore Barack Obama quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
to tell them that the world is going to end in a week, and that they must inform their countrymen and women. Shocked, the leaders return home wondering how to best break the news. The next day, they all hold press conferences.

Barack Obama: "I have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that God exists, but the bad news is that the world will end in less than a week."

Robert Mugabe: "I have only bad news. God exists and the world will end in less than a week."

Kim Jong-Un: "I have great news! I am on a first name basis with God, and He told me I would rule until the end of the world!"More Jokes about Barack Obama [01/02/2018 12:01:02]
Obamanable snowmanMore Jokes about Barack Obama [01/02/2018 12:01:02]

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