Latinx Activists In Waukegan Want To Rename Thomas Jefferson Middle School, But Not After The ObamasResidents of one Chicago suburb are divided over how to rechristen a school named for a founding father who enslaved hundreds of Black people.
Obama And Springsteen Team Up For 'Renegades' PodcastThe first two episodes are now available on Spotify.
Obama Presidential Center Construction Could Begin By August, After Federal Review CompletedFollowing an exhaustive four-year federal review process, construction of the the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park is expected to begin this year.
Obama Memoir Confronts Role His Presidency Played In Republican Obstructionism And Trump's Rise"It was as if my very presence in the White House had triggered a deep-seated panic, a sense that the natural order had been disrupted," Obama writes.
Swing Counties In Key Battleground State Of Wisconsin Could Help Decide 2020 Presidential RaceA reason Wisconsin could be so critical this year is because of how narrowly President Donald Trump won the state in 2016, by just under 24,000 votes, or less than one percent of the total vote, in large part because of how many counties went from blue to red.
Sen. Durbin Urges Republicans To Oppose Filling Supreme Court Seat Before Election; 'A New President Should Fill This Vacancy'President Donald Trump has said he plans to nominate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s successor this weekend, after her memorial services are held.
Former President Obama's Memoir Out In NovemberThe book is more than 700 pages, and it's only the first volume. The second volume will cover Obama's second term.
Audiobook Compiles '60 Minutes' Interviews With Barack ObamaThe audiobook features CBS News journalist Steve Kroft, who first met with Obama in January 2007 and spoke with him throughout his presidency, culminating in a discussion shortly before Obama left office in 2017.
'If Joe Biden Wants Me To Play Some Kind Of Role, I'd Be Open To That': Susan Rice On Book 'Tough Love' & 2020 Presidential ElectionFormer National Security Advisor and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice discusses her new book, working for President Obama and potentially serving in a Joe Biden administration.
Who They Are: Six DACA Recipients Rejoice Over Court Ruling“I would say that the biggest benefit DACA gave me was a sense of empowerment and control over my future."
'Overjoyed' Lightfoot Hails Supreme Court Ruling Rejecting Trump's Bid To End DACA Protections For 'Dreamers'; 'They Deserve And Have The Right To Be Here'“This is an important, important ruling. I think it will go down as one of the most historic rulings in the history of the Supreme Court, and I am overjoyed that this decision has been rendered,” Lightfoot said.
Barack Obama To Address George Floyd Protests In Town Hall Meeting WednesdayFormer President Barack Obama will address the recent protests against police violence in a Town Hall meeting.
CPL Features Obamas, Oprah Reading At 'Live From The Library'You can catch the readings weekdays on the CPL's Facebook and Instagram pages.
Obama Says White House Response To Coronavirus Has Been 'Absolute Chaotic Disaster'"That's why, I, by the way, am going to be spending as much time as necessary and campaigning as hard as I can for Joe Biden," Obama said.
Barack Obama Thanks Chicago Public School Teachers In Personal Video ChatsA few Chicago Public School teachers got a special message of gratitude for their efforts from President Barack Obama.