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November 02, 2009
11:13 AM EDT
Starting at 11:10am, the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board (PERAB) will hold a meeting with the President to discuss long-term, innovation based ideas to sustain growth and continue to create jobs of the future. Watch the meeting live at Whitehouse.gov/Live.
[UPDATE: This event has now concluded. Watch the video below or read the transcript.]
Katelyn SabochikNovember 02, 2009
08:33 AM EDT
Starting at 9:00, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will host a Clean Energy Economy Forum with stakeholders from 39 States across the country. Deputy Secretary David Hayes and other top Department of Interior officials will be featured speakers at the forum, which will include a focus on the importance of renewable energy and job creation on public lands, climate impact and adaptation, and efforts to support and maintain the treasured landscapes of America in the emerging clean energy economy.
Watch live here at WhiteHouse.gov, or watch and take part in the live chat through Facebook. The White House will be monitoring the chat, taking questions, and incorporating feedback from chat participants during the event.
Katelyn Sabochik is New Media Director for the Department of the Interior
Kori SchulmanNovember 01, 2009
05:21 PM EDT
Last night, the President and First Lady hosted Halloween festivities at the White House for local school children, military families and White House staff. Check out a slideshow from the event last night and also some snapshots of past Halloweens at the White House, thanks to the White House Historical Association.