Trump has consistently used Obama as a foil on Twitter to energize his voters, while Democratic incumbent senators are struggling for reelection in states where Obama has never been particularly popular. This has reportedly annoyed some Democrats, who believe their most potent weapon is sitting out the midterms in an effort to maintain decorum that they feel has gone out the window since Trump took office.
He also criticized Trump's response to the violence previous year at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that resulted in the death of one person.
Obama's criticism extended beyond Trump, to the party he now leads, the Republican-led Congress and members of his Administration.
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"When you hear how great the economy's doing right now, let's just remember when this recovery started", he said.
On Saturday, Obama hits Orange County, Calif., where he headlines a rally at the Anaheim Convention center to bolster seven Democrats running for House seats.
Obama's campaign activity will continue through October and will include fundraising appearances, according to an Obama adviser.
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With no Republican challenger, she is poised to become the state's first black woman in Congress. She became the first woman of color ever to serve in the city's council in 2010.
Obama has spent much of 2018 away from the political fray, focusing on writing his book and raising money for his post-presidency foundation.
Breitbart.com contributor Joel B. Pollak not only attacked Obama in a September 7 critique of the speech, but also, the University of IL itself. Obama is likely to be less helpful in some of the most competitive Senate races playing out in states Trump won. We're supposed to stand up to discrimination.
"The biggest threat to our democracy is indifference", he said. He's expected to hold a rally with OH gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray Thursday, and with seven Democratic House candidates in California Saturday.
Obama is also expected to campaign in IL and Pennsylvania later this month and headline a fundraiser for the National Democratic Redistricting Committee in New York City, which is looking to reverse gerrymandering that has helped Republicans in some congressional districts.
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We need to build algorithms to proactively look for when these things are occurring and take action". Google too was to be present at this hearing, but the company did not send a senior executive.
"When you vote, you've got the power to make sure white nationalists don't feel emboldened to march with their hoods on or hoods off in Charlottesville".