Barack Obama

Early Career

What other project did Obama work on while an attorney at Davis, Miner?

He worked for Project Vote, a nonprofit group established in 1982 by Sandy Newman that sought to increase voter registration. Obama accepted Newman’s offer to run Project Vote in Illinois. He helped Project Vote register nearly 150,000 new voters.


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