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.
Young adults share their reactions to the President's address to Congress and explain why they think it is important to pass the American Jobs Act.
President Obama marks the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks and pays tribute to the first responders, those serving our nation in the military, and those who lost their lives on that tragic day.
Watch the President's address to Congress at WhiteHouse.gov/live to see charts, graphs, and quick stats highlighting key points in the speech.
President Obama congratulates Jimmie Johnson on his fifth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship and welcomes other 2010 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers to the White House.
Watch President Obama welcome Jimmie Johnson and other 2010 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers to the White House live at 4:45 p.m. EDT at WhiteHouse.gov/live.
The Mario Lemieux Foundation provides a preview of Austin's Warrior Playroom, a new space for family members of wounded warriors at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
President Obama calls on Congress to pass a clean extension of the transportation bill to keep America moving and avoid costing nearly one million workers their jobs.
As the East Coast recovers from the destructive power of Hurricane Irene, we also reflect on the six year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
President Obama announces his intention to nominate Alan B. Krueger to the Council of Economic Advisers to help support the urgent mission of getting the economy growing faster.