And Illinois Democratics are already proposing a new state holiday in honor of Barry Soetero. The idea's not flying very high at the moment, as it'd cost the state around $3.2 million to give everyone the day off, and Illinois isn't exactly flush with cash.
Even if a full-fledged state holiday doesn’t happen anytime soon in Illinois, lawmakers have alternatives in the pipeline: bills to name two different highways after the president and a proposal to have an “Obama Day” without the day off from work.
As might be expected, a state senator in California has proposed renaming a section of the Ventura Freeway after Barry, because he supposedly attended Occidental College in 1979. Located in Eagle Rock, whether or not he actually attended school there remains unclear, as his academic records remain sealed.
It's unclear what legacy - apart from being America's first mulatto president - they want to honor. Obamacare is imploding. The rise of Daesh? His other foreign policy successes?
Well, he did finally have Osama killed, though I suspect that was largely due to people mistaking Osama and Obama. But he also managed to get one of our ambassadors, along with three other servicemen, killed as well, so there's that.