Barack Obama (@BarackObama )

Barack Obama



Bio Dad, husband, President, citizen.
Location Washington, DC
Tweets 15,4K
Followers 100,0M
Following 624,6K
Account created 05-03-2007 22:08:25
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iPhone : We are grieving with Parkland. But we are not powerless. Caring for our kids is our first job. And until we can honestly say that we're doing enough to keep them safe from harm, including long overdue, common-sense gun safety laws that most Americans want, then we have to change.

iPhone : Dr. King was 26 when the Montgomery bus boycott began. He started small, rallying others who believed their efforts mattered, pressing on through challenges and doubts to change our world for the better. A permanent inspiration for the rest of us to keep pushing towards justice.

iPhone : All across America people chose to get involved, get engaged and stand up. Each of us can make a difference, and all of us ought to try. So go keep changing the world in 2018.

iPhone : Ten-year-old Jahkil Jackson is on a mission to help homeless people in Chicago. He created kits full of socks, toiletries, and food for those in need. Just this week, Jahkil reached his goal to give away 5,000 “blessing bags.” That’s a story from 2017. chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/ste…

iPhone : Chris Long gave his paychecks from the first six games of the NFL season to fund scholarships in Charlottesville, VA. He wanted to do more, so he decided to give away an entire season’s salary. That’s a story from 2017. philly.com/philly/sports/…

iPhone : Kat Creech, a wedding planner in Houston, turned a postponed wedding into a volunteer opportunity for Hurricane Harvey victims. Thirty wedding guests became an organization of hundreds of volunteers. That’s a story from 2017. click2houston.com/news/couple-po…

iPhone : As we count down to the new year, we get to reflect and prepare for what’s ahead. For all the bad news that seemed to dominate our collective consciousness, there are countless stories from this year that remind us what's best about America.

iPhone : I am my Brother’s Keeper.
Watch our new PSA with Barack Obama, Stephen Curry & Chance The Rapper, then take action to stand with young men of color at iamMBK.org.

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iPhone : Theres no better time than the holiday season to reach out and give back to our communities. Great to hear from young people at the Boys & Girls Club in DC today.

iPhone : Just got off a call to thank folks who are working hard to help more Americans across the country sign up for health coverage. But it's up to all of us to help spread the word: Sign up through this Friday at HealthCare.gov. twitter.com/getuscovered/s…

iPhone : Watch: We hosted a Town Hall in New Delhi with Barack Obama and young leaders about how to drive change and make an impact in India and around the world. #ObamaInIndia

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