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Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 12:50 PM EDT
This week, the President held a town hall, met with a group of inspiring veterans and addressed the nation on the importance of compromise in the ongoing debt negotiations, and much more.
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 12:09 PM EDT
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.
Posted byon July 28, 2011 at 5:12 PM EDT
Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, answered your questions on the ongoing debt debate on Twitter during White House Office Hours.
White House Office Hours 7/28/1 or "My First Time Tweeting": Jason Furman Answers Your Questions on TwitterPosted byon July 28, 2011 at 2:43 PM EDT
Jason Furman, Principal Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, responds to questions about the debt debate and its impact on the economy.
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 7:14 PM EDT
During White House Office Hours, Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, answers your questions on Twitter about the ongoing debt debate.
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 5:45 PM EDT
The President's speech to La Raza and his address to the Nation describes the impact of the current deficit spending debate on the economy and the life of every Latino family.
White House Office Hours 7/26/11 or "Budget Wonks Unite": Brian Deese Answers Your Questions on TwitterPosted byon July 26, 2011 at 9:03 PM EDT
In our first session of White House Office Hours, Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, answers your questions on the President's speech and the ongoing deficit debate. Check out the whole Twitter Q&A.
Posted byon July 26, 2011 at 8:00 PM EDT
Throughout the day, we've seen reports that Congress' switchboards and websites have been overwhelmed by Americans responding to what President Obama said last night. At this end of Pennsylvania Avenue, we've noticed a bump in messages from Americans – email is coming in at nearly 5 times the normal rate.
Posted byon July 26, 2011 at 7:56 PM EDT
The CBO releases its analysis of the debt ceiling extension and deficit reduction plan that the House of Representatives is considering. Jack Lew, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, discusses our opposition to this bill as the President explained in his address to the nation.
Posted byon July 26, 2011 at 5:51 PM EDT
Following the President's address on the deficit crisis, Governors and Mayors from across the country are speaking out in support of compromise