It's official: mitt romney is the republican nominee for president it's official: mitt romney is the republican nominee for president. Barack obama and the race for the white house over the past few months i've twice been asked to appear as a pundit on the bbc world service's have your say programme dealing with barack obama's bid to become the democratic party's nomination for the white house. The 2008 democratic presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the democratic party of the united states chose their candidate for the 2008 united states presidential election.
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Barack hussein obama ii ( born august 4, 1961) is an american politician who served as the 44th president of the united states from 2009 to 2017 he is the first african american to have served as president. On november 4, 2008, barack obama defeated republican presidential nominee john mccain, 529 percent to 457 percent, to win election as the 44th president of the united states—and the first. The democratic presidential candidates, everyone who runs, needs to get almost the entire black vote in order to win a national election that's not easy to do so, in order to do it, democrats sell racial division. The 2008 democratic presidential primaries were the selection processes by which voters of the democratic party chose its nominee for president of the united states in the 2008 us presidential election.
Barack obama is now the democratic party's nominee for president of the united states and we are moving on to face the republicans in a showdown for which party can set our country back on the right path. The election to succeed bush was between sen john mccain of arizona, the republican candidate, and sen barack obama of illinois, who had triumphed over the favourite, sen hillary clinton of new york, in a long primary battle to win the democratic nomination. The 2008 presidential campaign of barack obama , then junior united states senator from illinois , was announced on february 10, 2007 in springfield, illinois after winning a majority of delegates in the democratic primaries of 2008 , on august 23, leading up to the convention, the campaign announced that senator joe biden of delaware would.
Obama gave a speech in des moines, iowa, the state that propelled his candidacy, in which he stated, you have put us within reach of the democratic nomination for president of the united states of america. This is a list of notable persons and groups who formally endorsed or voiced support for senator barack obama 's presidential campaign during the democratic party primaries and the general election. Us democratic presidential candidate illinois senator barack obama at a public appearance for campaign rally for barack obama, 52nd and locust streets, philadelphia, pa, october 11, 2008 london, united kingdom- 26 july 2008: us democratic presidential candidate senator barack obama smiles during an event in london. Madam chairwoman, delegates, i accept your nomination for president of the united states (cheers, applause) president obama addresses the democratic national convention, from pbs newshour.
The speech referred to as a more perfect union was given by senator barack obama a presidential candidate by then in the 2008 elections. The 2008 democratic presidential primaries were the process by which the democratic party chose its nominee for president of the united states in the 2008 us presidential election senator barack obama of illinois won and became the party's nominee. The barack obama presidential center is the planned presidential library of barack obama , the 44th president of the united states the center will be hosted by the university of chicago and will be located in jackson park on the south side of chicago , illinois.