“What drives me as a grandson, a son, a father, as an American, is to make sure that every striving, hardworking, optimistic kid in America has the same incredible chance that this country gave me.” —President Obama
President Obama, Sasha, and Malia shop for books at Politics & Prose — a local bookstore in D.C.
"Popcorn, you have a full reprieve from cranberry sauce and stuffing. We wish you well." — President Obama grants a pardon to Popcorn, the 2013 National Thanksgiving Turkey.
“We have halted the progress of the Iranian nuclear program and key parts of the program will be rolled back.” —President Obama, speaking from the State Dining Room on Saturday evening.
"50 years later, John F. Kennedy stands for posterity as he did in life — young, and bold, and daring. And he stays with us in our imagination not because he left us too soon, but because he embodied the character of the people he led." —President Obama on the legacy of President Kennedy
President Obama presents Oprah and 15 others with the Medal of Freedom.
150 years after President Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, President Obama penned a handwritten tribute to President Lincoln’s historic remarks.
A surprise visit with POTUS and FLOTUS.
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