Presenting and public speaking are especially important to politicians. Politicians must effectively communicate their worthiness of office. Politicians must be mindful to not alienate any ethnic groups and remain politically correct. The power of presentations is what political campaigns are all about. President Obama was able to convince voters that he was worthy of leading the country through is effective public speaking and presentation. Being a strong presenter is a skill that leaders must have to effectively lead. Strong presentations portray confidence and effective communication that leave a lasting impression on the audience.