Well I got a big f*#k you right here!
Here is a list of things he has done for us. If you're too stupid to realize he is not that bad, then .......
- Health Care Reform Bill, allowing children to remain covered by their parents' insurance until the age of 26
-Tax cuts for up to 3.5 million small businesses to help pay for employee health care coverage
-Tax credits for up to 29 million individuals to help pay for health insurance
-Expansion of Medicaid to all individuals under age 65 with incomes up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level
-Require health insurance plans to disclose how much of the premium actually goes to patient care
-Added 4.6 billion USD to the Veterans Administration budget to recruit and retain more mental health professionals
Still think he is a bad president?
-Significantly increased funding for the Violence Against Women Act
-Lifted restrictions granting Cuban Americans unrestricted rights to visit family and send remittances to the island
-Eliminated subsidies to private lender middlemen of student loans and protect student borrowers
-Increased funding for national parks and forests by 10%
-Significantly expanded Pell grants, which help low-income students pay for college
Still think he is the worst president ever?
-Expanded hate crime law in the US to include sexual orientation through the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act
-Appointed nation's first Chief Technology Officer
-Signed financial reform law establishing a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to look out for the interests of everyday Americans
-Signed financial reform law requiring lenders to verify applicants' credit history, income, and employment status
-Signed financial reform law prohibiting banks from engaging in proprietary trading (trading the bank's own money to turn a profit, often in conflict with their customers' interests)
Still think he is?
-Signed financial reform law allowing shareholders of publicly traded companies to vote on executive pay
-Cut prescription drug cost for medicare recipients by 50%
-Provided $12.2 Billion in new funding for Individuals With Disabilities Education Act
-Extended Benefits to same-sex partners of federal employees
-The American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009: a $789 billion economic stimulus plan
-Appointed first Latina to the US Supreme Court
-Promoted social responsibility through creation of serve.gov, a national database of volunteer opportunities
-Reversed 'global gag rule', allowing US aid to go to organizations regardless of whether they provide abortions
-Signed the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, giving the FDA the authority to regulate the manufacturing, marketing, and sale of tobacco for the first time
Still think he is an asshole?
-Signed New START Treaty - nuclear arms reduction pact with Russia
-Signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, restoring basic protections against pay discrimination for women and other workers
-Provided travel expenses to families of fallen soldiers to be on hand when the body arrives at Dover AFB
-Launched recovery.gov to track spending from the Recovery Act, providing transparency and allowing the public to report fraud, waste, or abuse
-Signed the Children's Health Insurance Reauthorization Act, which provides health care to 11 million kids -- 4 million of whom were previously uninsured
Well I could go on and on about the good stuff he has done.
The truth is, Obama is a great president. However it was the last Republican president that screwed up this country, and is republicans in the white house who are trying to stop Obama from improving our country.
So to all you republicans out there who hate Obama...