Ezra Mechaber is Deputy Director of Email and Petitions in the White House Office of Digital Strategy, where he works on the email program and We the People petitions platform. Prior to joining the White House in 2011, Ezra worked for a Cambridge, MA based web startup. A native of Sherborn, Massachusetts, he graduated from University of Rochester with a B.A. in political science and religion.
1.3 million Americans are about to lose a vital lifeline of unemployment insurance benefits if Congress doesn't act. Jason Furman explains why this matters.
We're developing a Write API that will allow individuals and organizations collect signatures from their own platforms and submit them to We the People, all without requiring users to visit our site.
Consumers now have a simple, easy-to-understand way to apply for health coverage. The application for individuals is now three pages, making it easier to use and significantly shorter.
Five years after Lehman Brothers' bankruptcy, we want to help everyone get the context and see the full picture. Check out a behind-the-scenes look of the decision-making process that you won't find anywhere else.
This morning, President Obama, Vice President Biden, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden will join White House staff on the South Lawn of the White House for a moment of silence at 8:46 AM ET – the time that the first airplane struck the World Trade Center.
President Obama addresses the nation from the East Room of the White House. Watch live on WhiteHouse.gov/Syria.
In this week’s address, President Obama says that the housing market is starting to heal, and now it’s time to build on that progress by creating a better bargain for responsible, middle-class homeowners.
President Obama answered questions from the White House Press Corps today from the East Room of the White House, specifically addressing NSA.
President Obama traveled to Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and delivering remarks.