Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th President of the United States. He served two terms, from 2009-2017 and was the first African American to be elected president. Before his presidency, he served as U.S. senator for the state of Illinois from 2005-2008 and in state’s senate from 1997-2004. He is married to Michelle Obama and has two daughters.
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Obama graduated from Columbia University in 1983 and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1991.
Barack Obama Noteworthy Stories
July 27, 2019Obama tweets a Washington Post Op-Ed that criticizes President Trump
August 1, 2018Obama releases a list of 2018 midterm candidates that he endorses, leaving out some big names like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
February 24, 2017New Yorkers go crazy when former President Barack Obama walks out of a 5th Ave Starbucks.
September 8, 2014Following an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, Chuck Todd speculates on why Obama refers to ISIS as 'ISIL'.