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Posted byon August 3, 2011 at 6:39 PM EST
Vice President Biden and Jason Furman from the National Economic Council joined 440 state, local, tribal and territorial officals to talk about the debt deal and the Administration's economic priorities.
Office Hours 8/2/11 or "The American People Won In This #Compromise": Jason Furman Answers Your Questions on TwitterPosted byon August 2, 2011 at 6:24 PM EST
Principal Deputy Director Jason Furman answers your questions about the impact of the debt agreement, and what steps will be taken for the long term health of our economy during another session of White House Office Hours.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 1:11 PM EST
After Congress approves the compromise to reduce the deficit and avert a default that would have devastated the economy, President Obama addresses this important first step from the Rose Garden
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 8:47 AM EST
State and local officials speak out about the bi-partisan debt compromise announced by President Obama.
Posted byon August 1, 2011 at 6:13 PM EST
Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, responds to your questions about the bipartisan debt deal via Twitter.
Posted byon August 1, 2011 at 12:50 PM EST
Last week, White House staff began holding regular “Office Hours” on Twitter. One week in, it's clear that White House Office Hours have been a success.
President Obama speaks in support of the bipartisan deal to reduce the deficit and raise the debt limitPosted byon July 31, 2011 at 8:56 PM EST
Tonight, President Obama spoke in support of a bipartisan deal to reduce the nation's deficit and avoid default. It extends the debt limit to 2013, removing the cloud of uncertainty over our economy and ensuring that no one will be able to use the threat of default now or in only a few months for political gain.
Posted byon July 30, 2011 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama urges both Republicans and Democrats to take action to avoid defaulting for the first time in our nation’s history.
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 9:22 PM EST
More than 150 state and local leaders have spoken out about the need for Congress to compromise and raise the debt ceiling.
Office Hours 7/29/11 or "Time Flies When You're Tweeting": Brian Deese Answers Your Questions on TwitterPosted byon July 29, 2011 at 5:57 PM EST
During White House Office Hours, Deputy Director of the Economic Council Brian Deese answers your questions live via Twitter about the ongoing debt negotiations.