Barack Obama

Area campaigners and students attending Obama’s inauguration

A chance to be part of history is luring several Auburn-area residents to Washington, D.C.’s inaugural celebration. Larry Du Bois, chairman of the Democratic Party in Placer Cou ...

Local celebrations gear up for Obama inauguration

Likely the largest Auburn area Democratic celebration of President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration will be at the Shana Laursen estate off of Highway 49.The Tuesday night c ...

Obama landslide

Americans selected Barack Obama as their 44th president Tuesday night. The Illinois senator is the country’s first African-American president. On Tuesday night, Obama said his ...