The President calls on Congress to act immediately to end the stalemate on the Federal Aviation Administration authorities which is leaving an estimated 70,000 construction and related workers and 4,000 FAA employees out of work.
President Obama urges both Republicans and Democrats to take action to avoid defaulting for the first time in our nation’s history.
President Obama welcomes President Yayi of Benin, President Conde of Guinea, President Issoufou of Niger, and President Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire to the White House.
A new release of White House visitor records brings the grand total of records that this White House has released to over 1.5 million records.
The President urges Democrats and Republicans to reach a bipartisan solution to avoid default and calls on the American people to make their voices heard in the ongoing debate on our national debt.
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden join military families at the New Hampshire National Guard Headquarters for a cookout. Check out photos from the event.
President Obama discusses the urgency of Democrats and Republicans coming together to take a balanced approach to cutting the deficit to strengthen our economy and secure our future.
First Lady Michelle Obama joins military families for a screening of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part Two" as part of the Joining Forces Movie Series.
First Lady Michelle Obama announces nationwide commitments from major food retailers to open or expand over 1,500 stores to help provide healthy, affordable food to millions of people in underserved areas.
President Obama provides an update on the efforts to reach a balanced approach to deficit reduction.