Former President Obama stepped back into the political arena and blasted President Trump and Republicans in a speech at the University of Illinois.
CRTV host and Fox News contributor Deneen Borelli debated Obama’s reentry into politics on Fox News’ “The Story,” with guest host Harris Faulkner and Democratic consultant Antjuan Seawright.
Obama is trying to rally Democrats to vote in the upcoming midterm elections so his party can take control of Congress.
The former president is also using Twitter to communicate his message to Democrats:
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It’s unclear if Obama will help Democrats – it’s possible his high profile speeches will backfire and motivate Republicans to vote in large numbers.