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Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 11:26 AM EST
Section 526 restricts Federal Agencies from entering into contracts to buy alternative fuels that are more polluting than conventional fuels, setting an important baseline in developing the fuels we need for the future.
Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 8:35 AM EST
This week, The President holds meetings with bipartisan congressional leaders, awarded the medal of honor, and repeatedly spoke to the country about the ongoing debt discussions at the White House.
Posted byon July 12, 2011 at 6:20 PM EST
The President awards the Medal of Honor to Sergeant First Class Leroy Petry for his heroism in Afghanistan.
Posted byon July 4, 2011 at 9:38 AM EST
Join the First Family in celebrating the Fourth of July with a concert and a view of fireworks on the South Lawn streamed live on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon July 1, 2011 at 3:41 PM EST
A quick look at the week of June 27th, on WhiteHouse.gov and beyond.
Posted byon July 1, 2011 at 1:31 PM EST
Last week, the National Ocean Council brought together more than 500 Federal, state, tribal, and local government representatives, indigenous community leaders, and other stakeholders and members of the public from across the country for a National Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning (CMSP) Workshop in Washington, DC.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 1:45 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden joins military spouses, corporate leaders and military officials to launch the Military Spouse Employment Partnership.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 12:19 PM EST
President Obama and Vice President Biden travel to the Pentagon to attend the Armed Services farewell tribute in honor of Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 8:50 AM EST
Check out video of a special live discussion on President Obama’s plan for implementing his strategy to draw down troops in Afghanistan and our plan to focus on investments here at home.
Posted byon June 29, 2011 at 6:12 PM EST
Matt Flavin, Director of Veterans and Wounded Warrior Policy, discusses the first Veterans on Wall Street Conference, an example of one community coming together to hire veterans.