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Posted byon November 21, 2013 at 5:19 PM EDT
Today, a majority of senators voted to change the way the filibuster works -- and the President spoke about exactly why that change is so important.
Posted byon October 31, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
After nine months of study and review, the Federal Aviation Administration outlined plans to relax some longstanding rules about when airline passengers can use portable electronic devices like tablets, eReaders, and smartphones during various phases of flight – as long as they stay in "airplane mode."
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
To honor the 12th anniversary of September 11th and the fallen, the President participated in commemoration events at the White House and the Pentagon.
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 7:15 AM EDT
This morning, President Obama, Vice President Biden, the First Lady, and Dr. Biden will join White House staff on the South Lawn of the White House for a moment of silence at 8:46 AM ET – the time that the first airplane struck the World Trade Center.
Posted byon September 10, 2013 at 6:17 PM EDT
Director of the National Economic Council Gene Sperling discusses transforming education through technology.
Posted byon September 2, 2013 at 12:17 PM EDT
Labor Day is a day that belongs to you, the working men and women of America.
Posted byon August 31, 2013 at 5:45 AM EDT
President Obama discusses Labor Day and reflects on the contributions of the working men and women in our country.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 1:55 PM EDT
Pete Souza, the Chief Official White House Photographer, is now on Instagram—and it's an account worth following.
Posted byon July 11, 2013 at 5:59 PM EDT
White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Executive Director Kiran Ahuja chats on-air with Atlanta Radio Korea host Kevin Kim
Posted byon July 2, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
The First Lady ends her trip by attending an African First Ladies Summit entitled “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa” which was co-sponsored by our former First Lady, Mrs. Laura Bush.