President Barack Obama Makes Surprise Visit To Area School

“One of the things I did throughout my presidency was I’d meet with groups of young people everywhere I went, whether it was here in the United States or when I was traveling overseas, just to kind of hear from them, find out what they were interested in, because I do believe that most of the problems that we have are going to be solved by you,” Barack Obama told the students.

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Barack Obama Gets His Own Day

According to the Senate Bill 55, the day will be “set apart to honor the 44th President of the United States of America who began his career serving the People of Illinois in both the Illinois State Senate and the United States Senate, and dedicated his life to protecting the rights of Americans and building bridges across communities.”

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Barack Obama Addresses Trump’s Withdrawal From Paris Climate Deal

“The private sector already chose a low-carbon future,” Obama said. “And for the nations that committed themselves to that future, the Paris Agreement opened the floodgates for businesses, scientists, and engineers to unleash high-tech, low-carbon investment and innovation on an unprecedented scale.”

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Barack Obama Addresses Affordable Care Act

“I have said before that I believe what Dr. King said — that the arc of the moral universe bends, but it bends towards justice,” Obama said. “I have also said that it does not bend on its own, but it bends because we bend it, and we put our hand on the arc and we move it in the direction of justice and freedom and equality and kindness and generosity. It does not happen on its own.”

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Barack Obama Encourages Next Generation Of Leaders In First Post-Presidency Address

Former President Barack Obama spoke at the University of Chicago Monday. His goal today was “to encourage and support the next generation of leaders driven by strengthening communities around the country and the world.”

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Tavis Smiley Pens Open Letter of Gratitude to Barack Obama

“That said, let me first say, thank you. Thank you for your stewardship. Thank you for your sharp skills and your smooth sophistication. Thank you for seeing the world as it is, not as we wish it to be. Thank you for bringing reason, comprehension and good judgment back to the West Wing. (Please leave some of that behind for your successor.) Thank you, and your precious family, for making the White House a scandal-free zone these past eight years.”

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