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Posted byon October 21, 2011 at 5:01 PM EST
What happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon October 19, 2011 at 5:34 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden meet with military families and recognize Major League Baseball’s support of military families at Game One. Check out the new MLB and Joining Forces Public Service Announcement with Mark Teixeira and Johnny Damon.
First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Major Private Sector Commitment to Hire Veterans and Military SpousesPosted byon October 19, 2011 at 1:59 PM EST
The American Logistics Association and their 270 affiliate companies are coming together to hire 25,000 veterans and spouses by the end of 2013
Posted byon October 18, 2011 at 11:48 AM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden encourage all Americans to recognize and serve veterans, service members and their families as part of their Joining Forces initiative and MLB’s Welcome Back Veterans program.
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 7:08 PM EST
As part of the Joining Forces initiative, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden join Sears Holdings Corporation and the Rebuilding Together nonprofit organization in putting the final touches on the 1,000th home that they have rebuilt for veterans.
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 3:52 PM EST
As a part of the Joining Forces initative, the Departments of Justice and Defense award national service organizations $15 million in grants to help fund training and mentorship initiatives.
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 9:05 AM EST
Joining Forces helps celebrate the increase in education outreach to students in military families by the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI).
Posted byon October 7, 2011 at 5:39 PM EST
From the President’s press conference on the American Jobs Act to a discussion on Latino education with singer-songwriter Shakira, the White House was full of activity.
Posted byon October 6, 2011 at 11:00 PM EST
Your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave
Posted byon September 30, 2011 at 2:32 PM EST
The President honored the outgoing Chairman, Navy Admiral Mike Mullen, and thanked him for his four years of extraordinary service in that role and his four decades in uniform. President Obama also discussed the news that Anwar al-Awlaki -- a leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula -- was killed in Yemen this morning