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Barack Obama was not sworn into office on the Quran, this is a false statement that is part of a range of speculative statements regarding Barack Obama's religion. The statement actually references another politician, Ke... 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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Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are both members of the Democratic party. They were both junior U.S. senators and both ran for president in the 2008 elections as candidates of the Democratic party. 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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Barack Obama grew up in Hawaii and Indonesia and was the son of a Kenyan father and an American mother from Kansas. He was raised in large part by his grandparents in Hawaii. His maternal grandfather was an army veteran,... More »

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Barack Obama was elected as President of the United States on November 4, 2008 and sworn into office on January 20, 2009. He is the 44th President of the United States. More »

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Barack Obama met his wife Michelle in 1989 when he interned at Chicago law firm Sidley Austin, where Michelle Robinson was an associate assigned to mentor Obama. The future president and first lady married in 1992. More »

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