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Barack Obama Sr. was a native of Kenya and therefore a British subject until 1963, when Kenya formally gained its independence. At that time, he became a Kenyan citizen. More »

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Although U.S. President Barack Obama comes from an eclectic religious background, as of 2014 he is a practicing Christian. He belongs to the United Church of Christ, in which he was baptized as an adult. More »

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As of 2015, President Barack Obama's immigration policy includes reforming immigration laws by focusing on deporting felons instead of families, according to the White House. The administration's plans include increasing... More »

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Barack Hussein Obama, the 44th president of the United States, was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Aug. 4, 1961. His mother. Ann Dunham, came from Kansas, and his father, also named Barack Hussein Obama, was from Kenya. More »

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Barack Obama is 6 feet 1 inch tall. This ties him with Andrew Jackson, Chester Arthur and Ronald Reagan as the eighth-tallest U.S. president. Malia Obama, his daughter, is the same height as of 2014. More »

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Barack Obama was elected President of the United States in 2008, then re-elected in 2012. Prior to these elections, he served as a state senator and then a U.S. Senator for Illinois. More »

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Whitehouse.gov contains a contact form to email comments and questions to the Obama administration. The contact form allows a user to specify whether the contact is intended for the White House and President Obama or Vic... More »

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