President Obama Gives Impassioned Speech At The Congressional Black Caucus
The 2016 Presidential election not only means a great deal to Hillary Clinton, it means a whole hell of a lot to Barack Obama.
President Barack Obama delivered an impassioned plea to the African-American community Saturday night to help stop Donald Trump, saying he would consider it a “personal insult” to his legacy if black voters didn’t turn out for Hillary Clinton.
Addressing the Congressional Black Caucus gala for the last time as president, Obama warned that while his name would not be on the ballot in November, all of the progress that the country has made over the last eight years was on the line.
“If I hear anybody saying their vote does not matter, that it doesn’t matter who we elect — read up on your history. It matters. We’ve got to get people to vote,” Obama said. “I will consider it a personal insult — an insult to my legacy — if this community lets down its guard and fails to activate itself in this election. You want to give me a good sendoff? Go vote.”
The President was on FIRE! He had to calm himself down at one point lol. Check it out in the video below. (The fireworks begin at about 15:25)
Yes, yes, y’all.
Register to vote.
Make sure your friends and family are registered to vote.
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