President Barack obama 44th
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA No Drama Obama
General Information• Barrack Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. His wife, Michelle, was born in Chicago, Illinois. His daughter Malia was born in 1998 and Sasha was born in 2001.• Barrack Obamas immediately family is the first family of the United States and play a prominent role in leading the nation. They are the first African American family to live in the White House.• It is a common misconception that President Barrack Hussein Obama is Muslim. He is actually Christian.• Barrack Obamas mother, Ann Dunham, is predominantly of English descent. His father, Barrack Obama, Sr., is of Kenyan descent.•• Malia and Sasha have become role models for young girls during a time when there are many negative influences on this group in popular culture.• Barack Obama is the first African American president of the United States of America.•
Political Background- Obama, at 34, publishes his first memoir, "Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance"Obama is elected to Illinois Senate, which is controlled by RepublicansObama begins running for CongressObama loses his challenge for Congressional seat held by Rep. Bobby RushObama begins running for US Senate; the leading Democratic candidate will withdraw in 2004 due to a sex scandal that Obamas campaign urged the Chicago Tribune to report.Obama announces he is considering a run for the Presidency.•
Obama Pardons: President Issues 5 Pardons, 1 Prison Commutation• WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday pardoned five people convicted of charges ranging from intent to distribute marijuana to running an illegal gambling business.• _ Lesley Clay wood Berry Jr. of Loretto, Ky., sentenced in 1988 to three years in prison for conspiracy to manufacture and distribute marijuana.• _ Dennis George Bulin of Wesley Chapel, Fla., sentenced in 1987 to five years of probation and a $20,000 fine for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute in excess of 1,000 pounds of marijuana.• _ Ricky Dale Collett of Annville, Ky., sentenced in 2002 to one year of probation for aiding and abetting in the manufacture of 61 marijuana plants.