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Obama Fatherhood

Obama: Fatherhood Is 'The Best Job I've Got'

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 06.14.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama says being a father is the best job he's got. Obama says a Father's Day luncheon at the White House on Friday wa...

Obama: Fatherhood More Important Than Schmoozing

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics

President Obama responded to criticism that he hasn't dedicated enough time to developing relationships with congressional lawmakers and other Washing...

President Obama Disproves the "Broken Home" Theory

Etan Thomas | Posted 08.21.2012 | Parents
Etan Thomas

Although having a single parent household may not be the most favorable situation, it is reality for a quarter of all kids in America today. Why shower them with negative statistics and lower their expectations and possibilities in life?

Obama Talks Fatherhood, Coaching Daughter's Basketball Team

AP | By ERICA WERNER | Posted 08.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says being a dad is sometimes his hardest job, but also the most rewarding. Just ahead of Father's Day, t...

Obama Rolls Out Responsible Fatherhood And Mentoring Initiative

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is extending Father's Day by one day. He is starting Monday by discussing the importance of responsible fat...

Barack Obama On Dads: "We Need Fathers To Step Up"

Parade | Barack Obama | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

In many ways, I came to understand the importance of fatherhood through its absence--both in my life and in the lives of others. I came to understand ...

Michelle Obama Talks About "Guilt" Women Hold

First Read | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A day after the revelation of Jesse Jackson's crude criticism of Barack Obama's speeches on fatherhood and faith-based initiatives, this morning Miche...