Stories tagged: "Barack Obama"

President Obama delivers his 2020 DNC speech in support of Joe Biden.
READ: The Full Transcript of President Obama’s DNC 2020 Speech Last Night

President Obama delivered a powerful speech on the third night of the 2020 DNC. In it, he called out President Trump's handling of everything from police brutality to the pandemic, making the case for a Biden-Harris ticket.

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Trump Has Signed 177 Executive Orders Since 2016—Despite His Previous Criticisms of Them

Trump used to say signing executive orders was a mark of a weak president. Now he's governing by them.

Obama Calls for Expansion of Voting Rights During Stirring Eulogy for John Lewis
Obama Calls for Expansion of Voting Rights During Stirring Eulogy for John Lewis

While honoring Congressman John Lewis, Obama rebuked the GOP and issued an urgent call to action on voting rights.

Former President Barack Obama listens as former Vice President Joe Biden speaks in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Obama and Biden Talk COVID, the Economy and Racial Injustice. Here’s How to Watch.

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden sat down with his old boss, former President Barack Obama, for a socially distanced talk about COVID-19 and how they think the American economy can be revived.

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Former President Obama Addresses George Floyd’s Killing for First Time on Camera: How to Stream Live

The Wednesday address will be a part of the former president’s “My Brother’s Keeper Alliance Town Hall” series.

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Why Obama’s 2020 Commencement Speech Means So Much to High School Seniors

Obama’s office acknowledged that requests for him to speak played a role in his decision to address graduating seniors.

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Warren Joins Bernie And Obama In Backing Biden

The Massachusetts senator dropped out of the race last month, shortly after a disappointing third-place finish in her home state.