Michelle Obama Posts Sweet Message To Her Husband On His Birthday
Michelle Obama Posts Sweet Message To Her Husband On His Birthday
Illinois celebrates first official 'Barack Obama Day'
08 August, 2018, 10:58
IL is marking its first Barack Obama Day. It is a commemorative holiday rather than a state holiday, meaning that schools and government workplaces will stay open.
Nancy Pelosi wrote: "Happy birthday, President @BarackObama!". There have also been some celebrities who've gotten in on the fun, including R&B singer John Legend and filmmaker Matthew A. Cherry.
Months later, State Senator Emil Jones III introduced Illinois Senate Bill 55, which designated August 4 as Barack Obama Day but did not attempt to make it an official holiday. Last year, law makers in IL unanimously passed a measure that established August 4 as a state holiday in honor of Obama, who began his political career in Chicago as a community organizer before becoming a state senator and then a US senator from IL.
The law, according to USA Today, was signed by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
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Former Vice President Joe Biden gave a birthday shoutout to his "brother", and included a picture of the two at lunch last week.
The economy also grew by 4.1 percent in the second quarter, a high mark that hasn't been hit in five years, though one that was also hit during four quarters in which Obama was president. "Last week's trip to Dog Tag Bakery was no different".
Sharing a photo of her husband overlooking a scenic landscape, Michelle took to her social media to wish her man a happy birthday with a special post to Obama.
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