Illinois Review is honored to share with our readers an op-ed penned exclusively for you by Heritage Foundation's and the Daily Signal's Genevieve Wood about President Obama's farewell speech in Chicago Tuesday night:
By Genevieve Wood -
Tuesday night, exactly 2,899 days after his 2008 election victory speech in Chicago’s Grant Park, President Barack Obama returned to his adopted hometown to give his farewell speech to the nation.
The President who promised to fundamentally transform the country, ticked off a list of what he deemed as his administration’s accomplishments. Interestingly, he neglected to explain why such accomplishments ultimately led to Democrats losing the White House, Congress, and elected offices up and down state ballots over the past eight years.
Here are several other facts he didn’t include: