Barack Obama-D• Born in Honolulu,  Hawaii in 1961• Married his wife,  Michelle, in 1992• Has two children-  Malia and Sasha
Michelle Obama
The Obama Family
Professional Background• Graduated from Columbia College and Harvard Law  School• Was a community organizer in Chicago in ...
Barack Obama and Joe Biden(D)
John McCain and Sarah Palin
2008 Presidential Election Map
Major Accomplishments of President   Obama’s First Term 2009-2013• Stopped the use of “enhanced interrogation  techniques”...
• Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act  – Equal pay for women• Instituted part of the Dream Act by Executive  Order in 2012• Helpe...
Issues of President Obama’s First Term•   The bad US economy•   The huge national debt•   The War in Iraq and Afghanistan•...
• Supporting gay marriage• Gun control• SOPA/PIPPA
Barack Obama and Joe Biden(D)
Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan(R)
2012 Presidential Election Map
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President Obama's Accomplishments

  1. 1. Barack Obama-D• Born in Honolulu, Hawaii in 1961• Married his wife, Michelle, in 1992• Has two children- Malia and Sasha
  2. 2. Michelle Obama
  3. 3. The Obama Family
  4. 4. Professional Background• Graduated from Columbia College and Harvard Law School• Was a community organizer in Chicago in mid 1980’s• Was a college professor at the University of Chicago Law School in early 1990’s• Was a civil rights lawyer from 1993-96• Has been an author of several books• Was a state senator from 1997-2004• Was a US Senator from 2005-2008• Has been the 44th President of the United States since 2009
  5. 5. Barack Obama and Joe Biden(D)
  6. 6. John McCain and Sarah Palin
  7. 7. 2008 Presidential Election Map
  8. 8. Major Accomplishments of President Obama’s First Term 2009-2013• Stopped the use of “enhanced interrogation techniques”• American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009-aka Economic Stimulus Package• Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act-aka Obamacare• Ended War in Iraq in 2010• Ending War in Afghanistan in 2014• Killed Osama bin Laden• Ended “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”
  9. 9. • Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act – Equal pay for women• Instituted part of the Dream Act by Executive Order in 2012• Helped topple Muammar Gaddafi in Libya in 2011• Passes the GI Bill 2.0 in 2011• Race to the Top
  10. 10. Issues of President Obama’s First Term• The bad US economy• The huge national debt• The War in Iraq and Afghanistan• Ending enhanced interrogation methods• Obamacare• GM Bailout• Obama’s a Socialist
  11. 11. • Supporting gay marriage• Gun control• SOPA/PIPPA
  12. 12. Barack Obama and Joe Biden(D)
  13. 13. Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan(R)
  14. 14. 2012 Presidential Election Map

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