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Barack Obama
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Our country is losing out on the economic gains of immigration reform because the House is stalling. #CostOfInaction
A background check could have saved Cheyenne’s father. Instead, he lost his life to gun violence. Read his story:
Mark became a victim of gun violence on December 14th, 1998. His mother tells his story:
See why @OFA volunteers were named White House Champions of Change earlier this month:
The Affordable Care Act is working—for millions of Americans.
"This thing is working." —President Obama #Obamacare #8Million
"Millions of Americans who were uninsured now have coverage." —President Obama
"The number of Americans who have signed up for health insurance in the marketplaces has risen to 8 million." —President Obama
"You inspire us, you inspire the country... you inspire me." —President Obama to the @wwpinc Solider Ride participants
LIVE: President Obama welcomes @wwpinc's Soldier Ride to the White House.
Two victories for clean energy in California: #ActOnClimate
"Everybody who works hard and takes responsibility deserves the chance to get ahead." —President Obama
"We're using existing money to create opportunities for hardworking Americans like you." —President Obama #ActOnJobs
Retweet if you agree we need to train Americans with the skills employers need. #ActOnJobs
"We've got to make sure [every] job pays a decent wage." —President Obama #RaiseTheWage
"For too many middle class Americans, it feels as though the same trends that have been going on for decades are continuing"—President Obama
"Everybody has a chance—that's the idea of America." —President Obama
"Too many Americans, if they are lucky enough to have a job, are working harder and harder just to get by." —President Obama
"In today's economy, it's never been more important to make sure that our folks are trained for the jobs that are there." —President Obama
Watch: President Obama is speaking on the importance of jobs-driven skills training in a 21st century economy.
Taking a stand against gun violence matters to Gilbert and his family. See why:
Climate change is about more than data. It's about people. Watch the trailer for "Years of Living Dangerously":
President Obama will deliver remarks on jobs-driven skills training in Oakdale, PA. Tune in at 3:45 p.m. ET: