Barack Obama Sophie + Matt
Barack Obama Barack Obama became the first black president in the untied states, he is the 44 th  president of the untied ...
About him <ul><li>Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961,he is the President-elect of the United States. He is the fi...
Why is it important to vote? <ul><li>If you don’t there will be no control over the USA. </li></ul><ul><li>You have a resp...
Facts about Obama's ? <ul><li>Barack Obama is the nominee of the democratic party in the 2008 presidential election.  </li...
Rosa Parks <ul><li>Rosa Parks refused to get up out of her seat on a public bus to make room for a white passenger. She wa...
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  1. 1. Barack Obama Sophie + Matt
  2. 2. Barack Obama Barack Obama became the first black president in the untied states, he is the 44 th president of the untied states of America. As a member of the Democratic minority in the 109th Congress, he helped create legislation to control conventional weapons and to promote greater public accountability in the use of federal funds. He also made official trips to Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. During the 110th Congress, he helped create legislation regarding lobbying and electoral fraud, climate change, nuclear terrorism, and care for returned U.S. military personnel. And beat McCain in the presidential election.
  3. 3. About him <ul><li>Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961,he is the President-elect of the United States. He is the first African American to be elected President of the United States. Obama was the junior United States Senator from Illinois from 2005 until he resigned on November 16, 2008, following his election to the Presidency. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Why is it important to vote? <ul><li>If you don’t there will be no control over the USA. </li></ul><ul><li>You have a responsibility to vote for a leader of your country </li></ul><ul><li>So you can have a say on what you think </li></ul><ul><li>So the people at the polls who are volunteering don't feel like they have wasted their time. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Facts about Obama's ? <ul><li>Barack Obama is the nominee of the democratic party in the 2008 presidential election. </li></ul><ul><li>At age six, Obama moved to Indonesia, where he lived for a few years. </li></ul><ul><li>Obama worked as a community organizer immediately after graduation. </li></ul><ul><li>He also worked as a university professor, political activist, and lawyer before serving in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004. </li></ul><ul><li>He was propelled to stardom by giving the 2004 democratic convention keynote speech. </li></ul><ul><li>Obama has sponsored bills ranging from lobbying and electoral fraud, climate change, weapons control, nuclear terrorism, and better veterans care. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Rosa Parks <ul><li>Rosa Parks refused to get up out of her seat on a public bus to make room for a white passenger. She was secretary of the Montgomery chapter and had recently returned from a meeting at the Highlander Center in Tennessee where nonviolent civil disobedience as a strategy had been discussed. Parks was arrested, tied, and convicted for disorderly conduct and violating a local ordinance. </li></ul>
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