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Posted byon January 5, 2012 at 3:18 PM EDT
President Obama discusses a major shift in the nation's strategic military objectives: moving away from the expansive wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and toward a different posture that emphasizes a new focus for the future.
Posted byon December 30, 2011 at 4:30 PM EDT
Simple acts of kindness towards the families of our servicemen and women are especially meaningful throughout the holiday season
Posted byon December 29, 2011 at 1:47 PM EDT
The 10 stories from WhiteHouse.gov that got the most comments on Facebook this year
Posted byon December 28, 2011 at 3:31 PM EDT
Check out the 10 most popular videos of 2011 from YouTube.
Weekly Address: The President and First Lady Thank our Troops for their Service as We Celebrate the Holiday SeasonPosted byon December 24, 2011 at 6:30 AM EDT
The First Couple offer a special holiday tribute to some of the strongest, bravest, and most resilient members of our American family – the men and women who wear our country’s uniform and the families who support them.
Posted byon December 20, 2011 at 6:56 PM EDT
President Obama and Vice President Biden are on hand as the United States Forces-Iraq colors returned home
Posted byon December 17, 2011 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama expresses gratitude for the historic achievements of the brave men and women who have served in the war in Iraq -- and welcomes our troops home as we mark the official end to the war.
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 8:41 PM EDT
President Obama today announced his intent to nominate three eminenat candidates to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 6:02 PM EDT
What happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon December 16, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.