@BarackObama: December 29, 2017

Barack Obama

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Barack Obama

Five tweets from this date were archived.
Capture time: 2017-12-30 07:20:04.

2017-12-29 11:11: “All across America people chose to get involved, get engaged and stand up. Each of us can make a difference, and all of us ought to try. So go keep changing the world in 2018.”


2017-12-29 11:10: “Ten-year-old Jahkil Jackson is on a mission to help homeless people in Chicago. He created kits full of socks, toiletries, and food for those in need. Just this week, Jahkil reached his goal to give away 5,000 “blessing bags.” That’s a story from 2017. http://www. chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/ste vens/ct-life-stevens-wednesday-10-year-old-helps-homeless-0927-story.html …”


2017-12-29 11:10: “Chris Long gave his paychecks from the first six games of the NFL season to fund scholarships in Charlottesville, VA. He wanted to do more, so he decided to give away an entire season’s salary. That’s a story from 2017. http://www. philly.com/philly/sports/ eagles/philadelphia-eagles-chris-long-donated-paychecks-charity-20171019.html …”


2017-12-29 11:09: “Kat Creech, a wedding planner in Houston, turned a postponed wedding into a volunteer opportunity for Hurricane Harvey victims. Thirty wedding guests became an organization of hundreds of volunteers. That’s a story from 2017. https://www. click2houston.com/news/couple-po stpones-wedding-inspires-help-for-harvey-victims …”


2017-12-29 11:09: “As we count down to the new year, we get to reflect and prepare for what’s ahead. For all the bad news that seemed to dominate our collective consciousness, there are countless stories from this year that remind us what’s best about America.”

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Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. He was the first African American to serve as president, as well as the first born outside the contiguous United States.