A unique view of 2012
Matt Compton joined the White House in October of 2011 and currently serves 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.
Read the official transcript or watch the video of President Obama's Second Inaugural Address.
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President Obama discusses how we will end the war in Afghanistan and how our goal of ensuring that al Qaeda never again uses Afghanistan to launch attacks against America is within reach.
We'll soon reach a milestone in Afghanistan -- when Afghan forces take full responsibility for their nation's security and the war draws to a close.
The President asks Jacob Lew -- the current White House chief of staff -- to serve as the next Treasury Secretary.
The President asks Sen. Chuck Hagel to serve as Secretary of Defense.
Brian Deese explains what the new agreement to extend tax cuts for the middle class means for the economy and how it met President Obama's key economic priorities.
We know that that a lot of people have questions about the fiscal cliff tax deal, so we've pulled together some of the most important facts.
A new release of White House visitor records brings the grand total of records that this White House has released to more than 2.8 million.
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator
Director of Progressive Media and Online Response
Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President
Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting
Chief Official White House Photographer
Director of Online Engagement for the Office of Digital Strategy