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President Barack Obama

Barack Obama (D)

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  • Current US President
  • Prior to pursuing a political career, Obama was a civil-rights lawyer and teacher
  • Elected to the Illinois State Senate in 1996, serving from 1997 to 2004
  • Married with two children

Recent Stories About Barack Obama

July 14, 2015


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President Obama Commutes Sentence Of Indiana Man 

Obama granted clemency for 46 nonviolent offenders, saying their sentences were unduly harsh.

November 20, 2014


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Hoosiers Have Strong, Opposite Reactions To Immigration Plan 

President Obama says he will not deport undocumented immigrants who have been in the U.S. for at least five years and are parents of U.S. citizens.

October 3, 2014



Obama Touts Revival Of Manufacturing At Indiana Plant 

During a speech at a steel plant in Indiana, President Obama emphasized the importance of manufacturing to the recovery of the nation's economy.

October 3, 2014


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President Obama To Look At Economic Development In Princeton 

President Obama will visit a Gibson County steel mill today, and Princeton Mayor Bob Hurst expects him to examine the area's economic development.

October 1, 2014


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President Obama To Visit Indiana Steel Mill Friday 

Obama is scheduled to visit Millennium Steel in Princeton, Ind.

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