IL celebrates first official 'Barack Obama Day'

Illinois Celebrates First Annual 'Barack Obama Day'

Illinois celebrates first official 'Barack Obama Day'

Barack Obama was the first Black American man to hold the position of President of the United States.

IL government offices remained open Saturday as the home state of former President Barack Obama commemorated his birthday under a new state law.

Nancy Pelosi wrote: "Happy birthday, President @BarackObama!".

The poll compared August 2, 2018 of President Trump to August 2, 2010 of former President Obama.

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The original bill would have called for schools and state offices to close.

I'm confident that, together, they'll strengthen this country we love by restoring opportunity, repairing our alliances and standing in the world, and upholding our fundamental commitment to justice, fairness, responsibility, and the rule of law.

Aside from Michelle Obama, another key person in Barack Obama's life wished him a happy birthday on social media, as former vice president Joe Biden tweeted a photo of himself and Obama outside Washington, D.C.'s Dog Tag Bakery along with his birthday greetings to his longtime friend.

The former first family is celebrating something special!

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