Announcing the first ever White House Student Film Festival.
Matt Compton joined the White House in October of 2011 and formerly served as the Deputy Director of Online Content. Prior to this role, he was the Director of New Media Campaigns for the Democratic National Committee. Earlier, he worked as the Communications Director for the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee and as an editor for the Progressive Policy Institute.
A native of North Carolina, he's a 2005 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Here's more information about the ongoing efforts to respond to Hurricane Isaac.
President Obama discusses the steps his administration is taking to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaac.
Forecasters are tracking the path of Tropical Storm Isaac, while federal disaster response teams are already in place throughout the Gulf region.
President Obama speaks to the American people about the critical need to strengthen and preserve Medicare for our seniors and future generations.
President Obama speaks with reporters from the White House Briefing Room
Youngstown, Ohio will soon be the home to a new public-private institute aimed at boosting 3-D printing technology.
A look back at President Obama's 2011 Rural Economic Tour.
In Iowa, President Obama describes a new effort to help livestock producers coping with one of the worst droughts in a half century.
President Obama calls the team that landed the Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars.
President Obama discusses the Administration’s all-hands-on-deck approach to one of the worst droughts in more than fifty years.