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President Barack Obama's mother was part Cherokee on her grandmothers side.

As was Sally Thompson Coolidge,the Honorable President Calvin Coolidge great-grandmother was part Native American. Calvin Coolidge was the first with a Native American bloodline. His culture and ethnicity was a makeup of Native American heritage and English Immigration to America.

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How many Native Americans hold political office?

I know of only two current Native Americans in state or federal political offices. Scott Big Horse is a State Representative in Oklahoma, and a member of the Osage and Cherokee nations. Tom Cole is a US Representative from Oklahoma and is a member of the Chickasaw Nation. Several other past politicians have been members of Native American tribes.

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No native of Florida has ever been President, but Andrew Jackson had been Governor of Florida when it was a Territory.

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