The 44th President: In His Own Words
President Barack Obama reflects on his tenure in office, discussing his successes, failures, unfinished business, and legacy; interviews with Vice President Joe Biden, Secretary of State John Kerry, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and others.
Having served as the first African-American president in U.S. history, Barack Obama (pictured) looks back at his legacy in the final major interview he’ll give while still sitting the Oval Office in The 44th President: In His Own Words.
Airing Jan. 15 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on History, the two-hour special is produced by Texas Crew Productions and includes interviews with President Obama conducted both before, and after, the 2016 election. President Obama speaks to his many success and failures, from passing Obamacare and hunting down Osama Bin Laden, to the obstruction from Congress and being unable to close down the prison in Guantanamo. He also speaks on some of the most difficult parts of those eight years.
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