With those three executive orders and this memorandum the message that we are sending around the world is that the United States intends to prosecute the ongoing struggle against violence and terrorismObama signs orders to close Gitmo Jan 22, 2009
Let it be said by our children's children that when we were tested we refused to let this journey end, that we did not turn back nor did we falter; and with eyes fixed on the horizon and God's grace upon us, we carried forth that great gift of freedom and delivered it safely to future generationsBarack Obama: Man of history Jan 20, 2009
On this day, we gather because we have chosen hope over fear, unity of purpose over conflict and discordBarack Obama: Man of history Jan 20, 2009
The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to choose our better history; to carry forward that precious gift, that noble idea, passed on from generation to generation: the God-given promise that all are equal, all are free, and all deserve a chance to pursue their full measure of happinessBarack Obama: Man of history Jan 20, 2009
I'd say I've narrowed the field but I don't seem to stay with the same picks for a period of timePaterson to decide Senate seat this week Jan 20, 2009
Barack Hussein Obama II (i/bəˈrɑːk huːˈseɪn oʊˈbɑːmə/; born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama previously served as a United States Senator from Illinois, from January 2005 until he resigned following his victory in the 2008 presidential election.