How Did Barack Obama Change The World

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The democrat candidate im writing about is Barack Obama. Obama was born August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He grew up herding goats with his father, Brack Obama Sr., who was a domestic servant to the british. In 1996, Obama was elected to the Illinois State Senate from the south side neighborhood of Hyde Park, in Chicago. He served as chairman of the Public Health and Welfare Committee when the Democrats regained control of the chamber. The Chicago Tribune called him "one of the General Assembly's most impressive members." He also worked for legislation that would cover residents who could not afford health insurance. Speaking up for leading gay and lesbian advocacy groups, he successfully helped pass bills to increase funding for AIDS prevention and care programs.In 2004, Obama decided to run for the U.S. Senate seat held by Sen. Peter Fitzgerald. In the Democratic primary, he trailed business tycoon Blair Hull and Illinois Comptroller Dan Hynes. However, Hull was soon embroiled by allegations of domestic abuse. As Obama's name recognition rose, voters took a liking to the…show more content…
A racial change wouldn't be a bad idea but i think most people in the world will disciminate and judge him by the color of his skin. If Dr. Martin Luther King could change the world i believe Obama can too, like Martin Luther King said you shouldnt be judged by the color of your skin only by the contents of your character. People in the U.S. complain all the time about how the world is coming to an end but with one change and everyone works as a team the world could be changed. I believe Barack Obama is that man that could begin the changes. If a change is what United States is looking for that's what they will get if Barack Obama was president of the Country. It would be nice to have a change in the white house but racism shouldn't be configured in this

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