It's the first ever Barack Obama Day in IL


4 as "Barack Obama Day" throughout the state was enacted without making the date a full-scale holiday.

According to USA Today, he'll cap things off by marking the first Barack Obama Day on Saturday, as the legislature in his former home state of IL passed a law past year to designate August 4 as a commemorative holiday to celebrate the 44th president. "Happy birthday to my brother, my friend, @BarackObama", Biden wrote.

The poll compared August 2, 2018 of President Trump to August 2, 2010 of former President Obama.

Obama was a community organizer in Chicago before being elected as a state senator and then as a USA senator. As noted by the, during his time in office, he signed many landmark bills into law, including the Affordable Care Act.

In 2017, under the leadership of Republican Governor Bruce Rauner, the state's legislature unanimously voted to pass the measure.

I'm confident that, together, they'll strengthen this country we love by restoring opportunity, repairing our alliances and standing in the world, and upholding our fundamental commitment to justice, fairness, responsibility, and the rule of law.

Fans of former president Barack Obama - or at least critics who like seeing current President Donald Trump get roasted online - might have gotten their hopes up at what appeared to be a Twitter jab aimed at Trump by his predecessor.

BARACK Obama has celebrated his 57th birthday surrounded by family and friends, with wife Michelle leading the tributes to the former United States president.