President Barack Obama's last day as president was January 20, , and he spent it doing what most American presidents did on their last few hours in the White House. He greeted the incoming president, Republican Donald Trump , and Trump's family. Obama, like every other president serving his final term, became a lame duck president the day he was sworn into office for a second time following his Election Day rout of Mitt Romney in Trump was chosen in the election and sworn into office at noon on Jan.
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Barack Obama - Terms as President
In: People. To me and many others President Obama is a great leader and is growing into a greater one. He focuses on the issues our country has as a whole such as the economy, education and health care. I believe that Obama has a great plan for all of the issues at hand, but everyone is entitled to their own opinions. When it comes to the economy President Obama inherited a terrible mess when he came into political office; a 1. The Obama Administration has worked overtime to address our immediate problems of rising unemployment, falling home prices and limping credit markets, while taking a longer view in laying a strong foundation for future economic growth that benefits all Americans.
President Barack Obama served two terms in the White House and ended up being more popular than his predecessor, George W. Bush , at the time he left office, according to public opinion polls. But Obama's popularity didn't mean he could have run for a third term, as some conspiracy theorists suggested. Obama's terms as president began on Jan. He served his last day in office Jan.
President Barack Obama entered office in in the midst of the financial crisis. His administration continued battling the Tea Party Republicans after they gained a Congressional majority in the mid-term elections. Despite these challenges, Obama accomplished many great things by the time his term ended in January Here are the top 14 in chronological order.