Barack Obama – It took a lot of…

It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are…


“It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.”
-Barack Obama

Barack Obama – It’s time to fundamentally change…

It’s time to fundamentally change the way that we do business in Washington. To help…


“It’s time to fundamentally change the way that we do business in Washington. To help build a new foundation for the 21st century, we need to reform our government so that it is more efficient, more transparent, and more creative. That will demand new thinking and a new sense of responsibility for every dollar that is spent.”
-Barack Obama

Barack Obama – Take off your bedroom slippers…

Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes,’ he said, his voice rising…


“Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes,’ he said, his voice rising as applause and cheers mounted. ‘Shake it off. Stop complainin’. Stop grumblin’. Stop cryin’. We are going to press on. We have work to do.”
-Barack Obama

Barack Obama – What I worry about would…

What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and…


“What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and the Senate, but you have simply, majoritarian, absolute power on either side. And that’s just not what the founders intended.”
-Barack Obama

Barack Obama – Of course, there is no…

Of course, there is no question that Libya – and the world – will be better off…


“Of course, there is no question that Libya – and the world – will be better off with Gaddafi out of power. I, along with many other world leaders, have embraced that goal, and will actively pursue it through non-military means. But broadening our military mission to include regime change would be a mistake.”
-Barack Obama