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Remarks by President Obama to the People of Africa

Africa and its people helped to shape America and allowed it to become the great nation that it is.

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Fact Sheet: The Global Health Security Agenda

The United States has made a commitment to assist at least 30 countries over five years to achieve the targets of the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA).

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Remarks by President Obama to the Kenyan People

Just because something is a tradition doesn’t make it right. Treating women and girls as second-class citizens, those are bad traditions. They need to change.

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Fact Sheet: White House Launches American Business Act on Climate Pledge

The President’s Climate Action Plan, when fully implemented, will cut nearly 6 billion tons of carbon pollution through 2030.

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Remarks by President Obama at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Entrepreneurship creates new jobs and new businesses, new ways to deliver basic services, new ways of seeing the world — it’s the spark of prosperity.

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Remarks by the President on The Americans with Disabilities Act

Thanks to the ADA, the places that comprise our shared American life truly belong to everyone.

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Statement on the Opening of U.S. and Cuban Embassies

The United States welcomes today’s historic opening of the Embassy of the United States of America in Havana, Cuba, and the opening of the Cuban Embassy in Washington, D.C.

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Fact Sheet: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the ADA’s passage, the Administration is excited to announce a series of new actions aimed at improving the lives of and expanding opportunities for people with disabilities.

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Press Conference by the President on the Iran Deal

President Obama

With this deal, we cut off every single one of Iran’s pathways to a nuclear program — a nuclear weapons program, and Iran’s nuclear program will be under severe limits for many years.

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Key Excerpts of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

The full implementation of this JCPOA will ensure the exclusively peaceful nature of Iran’s nuclear program.

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