If there's one clear message Sen. Barack Obama wants to get across to the voters, it's that he represents change. He also wants America to know that he's the candidate who can unite the U.S. government. So how will he do it if he's elected president?
Barack Obama was born in 1961.
Barack Obama attended Columbia University.
Barack Obama's political career began in 1997, when he became an Illinois state senator.
Barack Obama voted for H.R. 6061, which concerned the construction of a fence along the U.S./Mexico border.
Barack Obama voted against a Constitutional amendment that would've given Congress the power to outlaw flag desecration.
Barack Obama's presidential agenda includes foreign policy goals like seeking talks with Iran and Syria and insulating the CIA from politics. Continuing military involvement in Iraq is not one of his goals.
It is not true that the Obama campaign has not received many donations through online contributions.
When Barack Obama selected Joe Biden as his running mate, critics pointed out that Biden had openly criticized Obama's lack of foreign policy experience.
Barack Obama wrote "The Audacity of Hope" and "Dreams from My Father." He didn't write "Common Sense."
Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have two daughters.