A confidante of the president and first lady, Jarrett, the trusted “First Friend,” quickly emerged as the most influential adviser in the White House.
Obama is charged with providing health care for “those people” — people of color — at the cost of hard-working Americans.
It is not accurate to criticize Obama for “ramming Obamacare through Congress along strictly party lines.”
The first black president will deliver his valedictory in Chicago, a city where, the next president would say, African Americans are “living in hell.”
America’s first black president always went high when others went low, and that was no small gift to his country.
President Barack Obama. First lady Michelle Obama. South Siders, both. They made us proud to be Chicagoans.
President Barack Obama leaves office as Chicago is in the spotlight not only as the city that spawned his presidency but also for its violence.