Though Obama may be our first
From health care reform to international relations and beyond, take a look back at Obama's most progressive accomplishments over the past eight years.
Affordable Care Act
Love it or hate it, the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) will forever be linked with this president. Signed into law on
Climate change: Paris Agreement
In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis that led to the Great Recession, the Obama administration proposed the Dodd-Frank bill in 2009. Formally named the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the legislation placed a new set of federal regulations on the country's financial institutions. The legislation was passed by
Raising the minimum wage
DACA: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
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