A unique view of 2012
President Obama explains that states will have greater flexibility to find innovative ways of improving the education system, so that we can raise standards in our classrooms and prepare the next generation to succeed in the global economy.
At the U.N. General Assembly, President Obama addresses a meeting of international partners to show support for the new Libya and plan for a post-Qaddafi future.
President Obama discusses how the Open Government Partnership is transforming how governments serve their citizens in the 21st century, including tools like "We the People," coming soon to WhiteHouse.gov to allow Americans to directly petition the administration.
President Obama discusses the need for Congress to pass the American Jobs Act to put more people back to work, and more money back in the pockets of people who are working.
As part of the Let's Move initiative, the First Lady announces a commitment from restaurants like Red Lobster and Olive Garden to reduce calories and sodium in their meals and provide healthier options in their kids’ menus.
President Obama travels to North Carolina State University to outline how the American Jobs Act will help small businesses like WestStar Precision create jobs and get the economy growing faster.
President Obama travels to Columbus, Ohio to lay out how the American Jobs Act will put teachers back in the classroom and get construction workers, carpenters and electricians back on the job modernizing America's schools.
President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden honor those who were lost in the attacks on September 11, 2001.
Read the full American Jobs Act that President Obama sent to Congress.
President Obama outlines how the American Jobs Act will put teachers, construction workers and veterans back to work and cut taxes for middle-class families.
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Director of Progressive Media and Online Response
Advisor on Violence Against Women
Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President
Secretary of Homeland Security
Director of Online Engagement for the Office of Digital Strategy
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development