Barack Obama is a former President of the United States who served two terms in office from 2009 to 2017. Here are some key points about him:
Early Life: Barack Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1961. His father was from Kenya and his mother was from Kansas.
Education: He attended Columbia University and later Harvard Law School, where he became the first black president of the Harvard Law Review.
Political Career: He began his political career as a community organizer in Chicago before serving in the Illinois State Senate from 1997 to 2004. He was then elected to the United States Senate from Illinois in 2004.
Presidency: He was elected President of the United States in 2008, defeating Republican nominee John McCain. He was re-elected in 2012, defeating Republican nominee Mitt Romney.
Accomplishments: During his presidency, Obama signed several major pieces of legislation into law, including the Affordable Care Act, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Foreign Policy: He also made significant strides in foreign policy, including the killing of Osama bin Laden, the normalization of relations with Cuba, and the negotiation of the Paris Climate Agreement.
Legacy: Obama’s presidency was historic for many reasons, including his status as the first black President of the United States. He is also widely regarded as a gifted orator and a symbol of hope and progress for many Americans.
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A schoolgirl elicits laughter from President Barack Obama after she tells him she thought the special guest at her school was going to be the singer, Beyonce.
A sixth-grader at a Washington DC Charter school elicited laughs from President Barack Obama after she told him she thought the special guest at her school was going to be the singer, Beyonce.
President Barack Obama and the first lady Michelle Obama helped fill backpacks with toys for homeless children at the Inspired Teaching charter school on Thursday.
The sixth-grader named Madison was helping show President Obama how to fill toys in backpacks for homeless children, and then said she had heard there would be a special guest for the event.
“Mr. President,” she says. “when I first heard that somebody special was coming, I really wanted it to be Beyonce.”
“I understand,” President Obama replied.
“but then I realized it was going to be you. That’s even better,” she
As everyone laughed, the first lady could be heard saying, “I’d rather see Beyonce.”
The President and first lady’s appearance at the school was part of a service project honoring the 9/11 anniversary.
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