Barack Obama ( @BarackObama ) Twitter Profile


Barack Obama

Dad, husband, President, citizen.

Washington, DC

Joined on 5 March, 2007

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Quoted @marjonlsaulon

One of the reasons I was inspired to get into community work a few years ago. Shoutout to my partner for getting me a copy. She knows me too well. #APromisedLand

Thanks for sharing Marjon. I hope you get something out of A Promised Land – keep up the good work!

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Quoted @LekshmiMD

Journal club I've been waiting for. Can't. Wait. #OurTimeIsNow #APromisedLand

Glad to see A Promised Land in such good company.

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If you're in Georgia, make sure you and everybody you know is registered to vote by Monday, December 7. And if you turn 18 by January 5, you're eligible to vote in the runoff. Get registered right now:

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Join me for a conversation with the next U.S. Senators from Georgia, @ReverendWarnock and @Ossoff, along with @StaceyAbrams and @NikemaWilliams. The stakes couldn’t be higher for their runoffs:

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We started the @ObamaFoundation to help a new generation build a better tomorrow. And many of them already are, stepping up through the pandemic and protests to demand real change.

On Giving Tuesday, I'm asking you to invest in them:

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Let’s all do our part this Thanksgiving to keep people safe and healthy. Celebrate virtually, if you can. Wear a mask. And as always, listen to the experts. The choices you make could save lives.

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The balance of power in the Senate is at stake in Georgia’s runoff election. We’ve got two great candidates—@ReverendWarnock and @Ossoff—who need your support. Go to to find ways to get involved.

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Michelle and I are eager to bring the Obama Presidential Center to our hometown—a way to honor the city we love, all those who came before us, and pay tribute to people coming together to do extraordinary things.

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Replying to @ObamaFoundation: Watch Now: @BarackObama joins @MBK_Alliance youth and community leaders and @CapehartJ for a conversation about leader…

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Watch Now: @BarackObama joins @MBK_Alliance youth and community leaders and @CapehartJ for a conversation about leadership, democracy, and opportunity. Tune in on @MSNBC.

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This was fun. I heard Tim and Fred were listening to some of the songs on my A Promised Land playlist, so I decided to drop in and surprise them. We talked about a lot, from Bob Dylan to old-school mixtapes to the role music played in my memoir.

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My memoir, A Promised Land, is out today. I hope you’ll read it. My goal was to give you some insight into the events and people that shaped me during the early years of my presidency. Most of all, I hope it inspires you to see yourself playing a role in shaping a better world.

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Music has always played an important role in my life—and that was especially true during my presidency. In honor of my book hitting shelves tomorrow, I put together this playlist featuring some memorable songs from my administration. Hope you enjoy it.

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More than anyone else, I wrote my book for young people—as an invitation to once again remake the world, and to bring about, through hard work, determination, and a big dose of imagination, an America that finally aligns with all that is best in us.

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Today, we’re reminded of our solemn obligation: to serve our veterans as well as they have served us. To all of our veterans and service members, we’re forever grateful for your commitment to our country—and your willingness to put it all on the line for us. Thank you.

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Congratulations to my friends, @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris — our next President and Vice President of the United States.

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Quoted @chiney

today... we are poll workers aka election clerks, helping people cast their ballots. ☑️

Thank you Chiney, Nneka, and all of the athletes who are using their platforms and helping people vote in this election.

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Rahul, you're helping make democracy work today. Thank you.

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There's a reason some folks are trying to make it hard for you to vote: They know that if you do, things change. And that's why the answer isn't to stay at home. It's to turn out like never before and show them what this country stands for.

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If you are in line to vote before polls close, you have the right to vote. Stay in line for as long as it takes. If you have any questions, call the voter hotline at 833-336-8683. We’ve got this.

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This Election Day, everything is on the line. Our jobs. Our health care. Whether or not we get this pandemic under control. But here’s the good news: today, you can choose change. You can elect @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris. Let’s win this thing.

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