Lower our deficit by spending trillions more on new tax breaks for the wealthy? – well, you do the math. “I’ll use the money we’re no longer spending on war to pay down our debt and put more people back to work.”—President Obama
“You might not be ready for diplomacy with Beijing if you can’t visit the Olympics without insulting our closest ally.”—President Obama
“My opponent and his running mate want to take us back to an era of blustering and blundering that cost America so dearly.”—President Obama
“A new tower rises above the New York skyline, al Qaeda is on the path to defeat, and Osama bin Laden is dead.”—President Obama
“Four years ago, I promised to end the war in Iraq. We did. I promised to refocus on the terrorists who attacked us on 9/11. We have.”
“No family should have to set aside a college acceptance letter because they don’t have the money.”—President Obama
“Millions of students are paying less for college because we took on a system that wasted billions of taxpayer dollars on banks & lenders.”
Obama: No student should have to set aside a college acceptance letter because they don't have the money.
Obama: If you give up on the idea that your voice can make a diffference, than other voices will fill the void.
“Know this: Our problems can be solved. Our challenges can be met. The path we offer may be harder, but it leads to a better place.”
“I don’t believe that firing teachers or kicking students off financial aid will grow the economy.”—President Obama
“I don’t believe that another round of tax breaks for millionaires will bring good jobs to our shores, or pay down our deficit.”
“I’ve cut taxes for those who need it: middle-class families, small businesses.”—President Obama
I recognize that times have changed since I first spoke to this convention. Times have changed and so have I.
"Im no longer a candadite, Im the President" -President Obama