Obama powerfully laid responsibility for the incitement of violence at the Capitol today squarely at the feet of Donald Trump.
Barack Obama will campaign in Georgia to support Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, who will compete against incumbent Republicans David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler in highly-anticipated races that will determine which party gets control of the chamber.
Former President Barack Obama condemned the actions of Republicans who have echoed President Donald Trump‘s false (and debunked) claims that election fraud helped President-elect Joe Biden win the general election last week. Obama made the comments in an interview with “60 Minutes” that will air in full over the weekend.
Obama ripped Republicans for humoring Donald Trump's lies about voter fraud after he lost the election decisively to Joe Biden.
Former President Barack Obama released a statement congratulating Biden and Harris while reminding Trump that Biden’s win will be decisive.
The statement from former President Obama as provided to PoliticusUSA:
I could not be prouder to congratulate our next President, Joe Biden, and our next First Lady, Jill Biden.
At a rally in Florida, President Obama accused Donald Trump of being jealous of the media attention that COVID is getting.
In a new ad, former President Barack Obama encourages Americans to vote–and vote early. The election is just 19 days away.
“Millions of Americans are already voting. Make sure you stand up and join them,” he says in the ad. “There will always be reasons to think your vote doesn’t matter. That’s not new. What is new is a growing movement for justice, equality and progress on so many issues.”
At least one attempt by Donald Trump to use his Department of Justice to go after his political rivals has flopped.
Stanley McChrystal, a retired Army general who was fired by former President Barack Obama after his feelings on administration officials were publicized in a 2010 Rolling Stone article, has endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden for the presidency.
If Biden is able to run up the score among young voters and win over seniors, it will be nearly impossible for Trump to win.
President Obama remembered RBG with a touching statement, but he also threw McConnell's blocking of Merrick Garland's nomination back at him.
An upcoming book takes the mask off of First Lady Melania Trump by revealing that she's jealous of Michelle Obama and just like her husband.
During his remarks at the Democratic convention, former President Barack Obama will tear apart Trump for failing America.
Playing to his audience of one – Donald Trump – Tucker Carlson suggested that the former first lady is like the leader of a religious cult.
Former First Lady Michelle Obama closed out night one of the Democratic convention that destroyed Trump with total honesty.
In an interview with former campaign manager David Plouffe, former President Barack Obama said President Donald Trump “takes responsibility for nothing but takes credit for everything,” behavior that would benefit him should the conditions surrounding the novel coronavirus pandemic improve.
Former President Barack Obama praised Joe Biden for picking Sen. Kamala Harris to be his running mate. Obama said Biden nailed the choice.
In a statement provided to PoliticusUSA, Obama said:
Choosing a vice president is the first important decision a president makes. When you’re in the Oval Office, weighing the toughest issues, and the choice you make will affect the lives and livelihoods of the entire country – you need someone with you who’s got the judgment and the character to make the right call. Someone whose focus goes beyond self-interest to consider the lives and prospects of others.
The current Democratic Convention schedule, which is subject to change after the VP pick, has an Obama or a Bien closing each night.
Donald Trump's pre-pandemic economy wasn't even as strong as Barack Obama's was, let alone the greatest in American history.
Despite Tucker Carlson's grade-school tantrum, the purpose of Obama's eulogy wasn't to please right-wing extremists who employ white supremacists.