Barack ObamaFrom police reform to funding our schools, the officials with the most power to change the issues we care about in our communities are often found at the state and local levels. So educate yourselves up and down the ticket, make a plan to vote, and vote: makeaplan.compic.twitter.com/6z2c7HZ7H4
Pitch in to join President Obama at a virtual grassroots fundraiser to flip the Senate!
Barack ObamaDemocrats winning control of the Senate will make all the difference on how much progress we can achieve on health care, supporting working families, and more. Join @CatherineForNV and me for today's grassroots event
The proposed changes would establish stronger training and accountability standards for officers.
Barack ObamaIn Evanston, IL, Northwestern University faculty and students worked with their police department to develop recommendations to change the city’s use of force policy and improve training and accountability standards.
A policing compliance commission and police reform discussions were among numerous changes announced on Wednesday morning by the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office.
Barack ObamaIn Washtenaw County, MI, the new Task Force on 21st Century Policing will include community members, faith and nonprofit leaders, and mental health professionals. Plus, residents will be a part of the selection process for new officers.
Barack ObamaWe've only got 20 days to go until Election Day – and we've got to vote for @JoeBiden and Democrats up and down the ballot. I talked to @PodSaveAmerica about this election, the 2020 Census, and the role we can all play to create change in the months ahead.
All On The Line: A Conversation with President @BarackObama and Attorney General @EricHolder
Barack ObamaJoin me for a conversation with @EricHolder and @allontheline. We’ll be talking about what’s at stake in this year’s election, the redistricting process, and ways to get involved in the fight to strengthen our democracy.
On Friday, October 9th, at 5:30 p.m. ET, President Barack Obama and Eric H. Holder, Jr., the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, will host a grassroots event titled, “All On The Line: A Conversation with President Obama and Attorney General...
We had the chance to sit down with members of Chicago CRED and their partners at the MAAFA Redemption Project to hear how they’ve been able to counter gun violence by investing in young men who are underserved.
Sixty years ago, Ruth Bader Ginsburg applied to be a Supreme Court clerk. She’d studied at two of our finest law schools and had ringing…
Barack ObamaJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fought to the end, through her cancer, with unwavering faith in our democracy and its ideals. That’s how we remember her. But she also left instructions for how she wanted her legacy to be honored. My statement
Can you help fill the poll worker shortage? Sign up today.
Barack ObamaIf you're looking for a way to get involved in this upcoming election, sign up to volunteer as a poll worker for early voting and Election Day. You can help your community and make sure this election runs fairly and safely. Sign up: more.vote/nextpic.twitter.com/wb4Ap7xmtt
Barack ObamaOver the last few months, I've learned a thing or two from the young people in our country. I figured I would return the favor by sharing with you how to make a plan to vote in this upcoming election.
Get registered and vote early: votesave.us/obama
Barack ObamaStates across the country have voter registration deadlines coming up––and many of them are today. Do your part to protect this democracy and change our country for the better. Register or check your registration, and make a plan to vote: votesave.us/obamapic.twitter.com/YNgC4G1Llo
Officials project optimism. But a chorus of experts says the pandemic and politics could lead to a deeply flawed count.
Barack ObamaRight now, far too many marginalized communities and people of color aren't being counted. The impact of this could be felt for decades in our communities. Make sure you and your neighbors get counted
Learn about the 2020 Census - how to respond, and why it matters. Shape your future. START HERE.
Barack ObamaCompleting the Census is crucial because it will shape our communities for the next decade. Everything from critical funds and resources for health care, infrastructure, and education to political representation. Complete it now online, by phone, or mail
Poll workers are everyday American heroes. 💪 They make elections run smoothly and ensure that every eligible voter is able to cast their ballot safely. 🗳️ Sign up to #PowerThePolls and staff your local polling place.
Barack ObamaIf you can volunteer as a poll worker for early voting and Election Day, I hope you’ll do it. You can help make sure this election runs fairly and safely—and that’s one of the most crucial things any of us can do for our country right now. Sign up here: PowerThePolls.orgpic.twitter.com/hrlYejlE7y
Baker believed in the power of grassroots activism, and she spent her life fighting injustice.
Barack ObamaElla Baker, a giant of the civil rights movement, embodies the idea of ordinary people’s ability to create change. She fought for the right to vote and led a movement of young people towards the fight for freedom. You should know her name
A virus has brought the world’s most powerful country to its knees.
Barack ObamaWhile other countries around the world have successfully managed this pandemic, we've seen things get worse. It's not too late for us to work towards recovery, but it's going to require leaders with coherent plans to move us forward.