Did President Obama “ban” Iraqi refugees? Obama’s administration did slow down admitting Iraqi refugees for a time. Jimmy Carter stopped Iranian immigration.


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Ann Donnelly, the judge who granted a stay of Trump’s immigration “Muslim ban” executive order, was nominated by Barack Obama on the advice of Chuck Schumer, a family friend.

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How did the crowds at Trump’s inauguration compare to Obama, Bush, and Clinton’s? See photos showing how many attended here.

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How many people attended Trump’s inauguration today vs. Obama’s in 2009 and 2013? See photos and compare Obama’s, Trump’s, Clinton’s, and George W. Bush’s.

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Join us as we take a look back at Obama’s 2009 inauguration. The event had record-breaking numbers and stunning photos.

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Clemency for Native American activist Leonard Peltier has been denied by President Barack Obama.

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President Obama has commuted the sentence of Chelsea Manning, who will be freed earlier than expected. The announcement came amidst a list of pardons and commutations.

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The Chicago Cubs visit the White House on January 16. Read all you need to know about the team’s owners, the Ricketts family.

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The 2016 World Series champion Chicago Cubs visit The White House on January 16 to celebrate with President Obama. What players will & won’t make the trip?

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Tonight, the History Channel will air a new two-hour special, “The 44th President: In His Own Words”. Get the station info, channel, when and what time it’s on.

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Obama said about Biden today: “He’s as good a man as God ever created.” See photos of their “bromance” over the years that inspired hundreds of memes.

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Tonight, ABC will air a new special, Taking the Stage: African American Music & Stories that Changed America. Get the station info, channel, when and what time it’s on.

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The Chicago Cubs said January 10 that the team will go visit Obama at the White House before he leaves office next week, instead of meeting Donald Trump.

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President Elect Donald Trump said this morning that President Barack Obama has not ensured a smooth transition of power.

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Carl Paladino, the New York co-chair for Donald Trump, made racist comments to Artvoice about Michelle and Barack Obama.

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President Obama will soon grant 2016 pardons and clemency. Here’s a list of some of the people he could pardon.

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