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President Obama's Farewell Address: Full Video and Text - New York Times

President Obama delivered his farewell address in Chicago on Tuesday. The following is the complete transcript, as provided by the Federal News Service. OBAMA: Hello Chicago! (APPLAUSE). It's good to be home! (APPLAUSE). Thank you, everybody! (APPLAUSE ...and more »

How America Changed During Barack Obama's Presidency - Pew Research Center

Barack Obama campaigned for the U.S. presidency on a platform of change. As he prepares to leave office, the country he led for eight years is undeniably different. Profound social, demographic and technological changes have swept across the United ...and more »

Obama offers optimism -- and warnings -- in farewell address - CNN

Chicago (CNN) Popular but politically humbled, President Barack Obama said goodbye to the nation Tuesday night, declaring during his farewell address that he hasn't abandoned his vision of progressive change but warning that it now comes with a new set ...and more »

Obama, Saying Goodbye, Warns of Threats to National Unity - New York Times

CHICAGO — President Obama, delivering a farewell address in the city that launched his political career, declared on Tuesday his continued confidence in the American experiment. But he warned, in the wake of a toxic presidential election, that ...and more »

For Many on Chicago's South Side, Obama's Farewell Will Be Personal - New York Times

CHICAGO — If the metal barricades, “Do Not Enter” signs and lurking Secret Service agents were a bother the past eight years in the Hyde Park-Kenwood area — the South Side neighborhood where President Obama still owns a house, but rarely has been ...and more »

Obama delivers emotional final speech to the nation: 'Yes, we did. Yes, we can.' - Los Angeles Times

President Obama reprised his message of hope and change Tuesday as an antidote to an unstable world, delivering a farewell address in which he exhorted allies to keep the faith as President-elect Donald Trump assumes power but also painted a realist's ...and more »

A look back at Barack Obama's presidency - Newsday

President Barack Obama speaks on Jan. 19, 2012, during a campaign event at The Apollo Theater in Manhattan. Photo Credit: AFP / Getty Images / Jewel Samad. By Yancey Roy @yanceyroy Updated January 12, 2017 1:24 PM. Print See ...and more »

President Obama's farewell speech transcript, annotated - Washington Post

President Barack Obama delivered his final, farewell address to the nation on Tuesday night in Chicago. The occasion offered the president a chance to pitch -- but not necessarily define -- what will be his legacy for years and decades to come. Below ...and more »

Obama's Farewell Address: How Presidents Use This Moment Of Reflection - NPR

In giving his farewell address on Tuesday night in Chicago, President Obama will follow a tradition begun by America's first president. This Could Be The Busiest And Most Consequential Week Before Trump Takes Office · Politics · This Could Be The ...and more »

President Obama Offers Emotional Tribute to Wife, Daughters and Joe Biden - ABC News

During his two terms in office, President Obama has faced many trials and tribulations on the home front and abroad. Interested in Barack Obama? Add Barack Obama as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Barack Obama news, video, and analysis ...and more »