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Weekly Wrap Up: The Campaign to Cut Waste
June 17, 2011
07:03 PM EDT
A quick look at the week of June 13th, on Whitehouse.gov:
Cutting Government Waste: This week the President announced a new effort to eliminate government waste and help improve Government accountability.
Watch the video about the Campaign to Cut Waste here.
West Wing Week: The President meets with his Jobs Council in North Carolina, tours a high-tech manufacturing facility, travels abroad and much much more.
There's an app for that: The EPA challenges developers to manipulate public data into a useable form - winners will be publicized on the EPA website. More info here.
Puerto Rico Trip: The President traveled to Puerto Rico, check out the video and pictures of this historic visit.
Weekly Address: Directly from President Barack Obama to your computer it's your weekly address on how the government is partnering with the private sector to ensure workers have the skills they need to be competitive and grow the economy.
And a sneak peek at next week...
#YoungAfrica: The First Lady travels to Africa countries in her continued effort to engage youth, particularly young women, at home and abroad. Start following the trip using the hash tag #YoungAfrica!