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President barack obama entered office in 2009 to fight the 2008 financial crisishe immediately launched the ambitious affordable care act, despite the backlashhis administration continued battling the tea party republicans after they gained a congressional majority in the 2010 mid-term elections. But, he added, clinton is much better in smaller settings, like debates, where the candidates are improvising she goes straight to the answer, while obama often starts his sentences one way, and. Barack obama's speech in chicago following his victory in the us election was a fine example of the rhetorical brilliance that helped him defeat hillary clinton and john mccain although he has a team of three speechweriters.
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