Megan Slack is the Deputy Director of Digital Content in the Office of Digital Strategy. She joined the White House from the online communications team at the Center for American Progress. She also worked as deputy finance director and scheduler on a congressional race in Houston, Texas during the 2008 election cycle, and interned at The Huffington Post. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from American University in Washington, D.C., where she served as editor in chief of the school newspaper, The Eagle.
Megan Slack's Posts
- December 23, 2013 at 12:00 PM EDT
Ten years ago, skyrocketing premiums forced Nancy Beigel to choose between paying rent and paying for health insurance. She dropped her coverage and has been uninsured since then.
- December 21, 2013 at 7:00 AM EDT
In his weekly address, President Obama highlights the bipartisan budget agreement that unwinds some of the cuts that were damaging to the economy and keeps investments in areas that help us grow, and urges both parties to work together to extend emergency unemployment insurance and act on new measures to create jobs and strengthen the middle class.
- December 20, 2013 at 8:02 PM EDT
President Obama answers questions from the press, discusses our economic progress over the last year, and laid out the work ahead for 2014.
- December 14, 2013 at 7:00 AM EDT
In his weekly address, President Obama honors the memory of the 26 innocent children and educators who were taken from us a year ago in Newtown, Connecticut.
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Lisa No Longer Has to Worry About Her Daughter's Pre-Existing ConditionDecember 12, 2013 at 12:15 PM EDT
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies are now prohibited from denying health coverage to children like Lisa's daughter who have pre-existing conditions
- December 10, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
President Obama joins leaders from the United States and around the world at a national memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela.
- December 7, 2013 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama says that before Congress leaves for vacation, they should extend unemployment benefits for 1.3 million hardworking Americans who will lose this lifeline at the end of the year.
- December 6, 2013 at 11:45 AM EDT
Tune in to watch the 91st annual holiday tree lighting ceremony on the Ellipse in President’s Park, just outside the White House gates.
- December 4, 2013 at 6:16 PM EDT
President Obama discusses what he called the defining challenge of our time: reversing a decades-long trend toward more inequality and less upward mobility that has jeopardized middle-class America’s basic bargain, the idea that if you work hard, you have a chance to get ahead.
- November 29, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
A release of August 2013 visitor records brings the total number of records made public by this White House to over 3.4 million.