President Barack Obama sits down with Sway and MTV to talk about the things that matter to our generation. Even sitting down with the President, Sway still doesn’t take off that hat, lol.
President Barack Obama Addresses Unemployment Among Young People
“I’ve put forward a very specific plan that will grow the economy and create jobs here in American,” Obama says.
Andrew Jenks Presses The President On Student Loan Debt
“An investment in the college education still pays off. The unemployment rate for college graduates is half,” Obama says.
President Obama Asserts His Opposition Against DOMA
“I have been very clear about my belief that same-sex couples have to be treated, before the eyes of the law, in the same way as heterosexual couples,” Obama says.
Obama Believes In A ‘All Of The Above’ Approach To Gun Violence
“I live on the south side of Chicago and some of these murders are happening a couple of blocks from where I live,” Obama says.
President Obama Takes Global Warming Seriously
“We’re not moving as fast as we need to and this is an issue future generations, MTV viewers, are going to have to deal with,” Obama says.
Obama Wants To Insure Equal Rights For Women, For His Daughters
“I believe women should be able to make their own healthcare decisions,” Obama says.
Barack Obama Is A Bob Marley Fan
“I remember in college listening, and not agreeing with his whole philosophy necessarily, but raising my awareness how people outside of our country were thinking about the struggle for jobs and dignity and freedom,” Obama says.
President Obama Worries About His Daughters’ Future On Facebook
“Right now, even just for security reasons, [Malia] doesn’t have a Facebook page,” Obama says.