Barack Hussein Obama II is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. The first African American to assume the presidency, he was previously the junior United States Senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Barack Obama has 3,004 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Forum as a State Senator. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 428 videos as a President-Elect for the United States. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2004 with an average of 5,011 views per program. Most appearances with Joe Biden Jr. (121), Michelle Obama (80), Hillary Clinton (48). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, Obama, Road to the White House.
PreviouslyU.S. President, United States
D January 20, 2009 - January 20, 2017 Videos: 2,636 President-Elect, United States
D November 4, 2008 - January 19, 2009 Videos: 51 U.S. Senator, D-IL View Map January 4, 2005 - November 16, 2008 Videos: 303 U.S. Senator-Elect,
D-Illinois c. November 2, 2004 - c. January 4, 2005 Videos: 2 State Senator,
D-Illinois June 8, 1998 - November 4, 2004 Videos: 10