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Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 1:19 PM EDT
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 9:50 AM EDT
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 7:12 PM EDT
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.
Posted byon June 28, 2011 at 11:48 AM EDT
Dr. Biden meets deployed sailors from all around the country on board the USS RAMAGE, stationed off the coast of Athens, to praise the resilience and dedication of the sailors and their families.
Posted byon June 27, 2011 at 3:40 PM EDT
Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt announces the winners of the Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign’s Public Service Announcement Challenge which called on the public to create short videos encouraging their fellow citizens to be safe and secure online. Check out the winning PSAs.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 6:15 PM EDT
The White House Office of Public Engagement invites you to participate in a live chat on Tuesday, June 28th, at 4:00 PM EST 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 24, 2011 at 10:30 AM EDT
This week, President Obama addresses the nation on his plan to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan, delivering on a promise he made to the American people in December of 2009.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 10:01 AM EDT
President Obama speaks to the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum in New York to thank them and their families for their sacrifice, following his announcement on beginning a drawdown in Afghanistan.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 9:50 AM EDT
The President's speech on Afghanistan signals a reaffirmation of America's commitment to its veterans and military families.
Posted byon June 23, 2011 at 4:40 PM EDT
Take a look at this infographic that lays out how President Obama is winding down the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan while keeping America safe.