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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.
"We're Keeping Our Promises": Vice President Joe Biden on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Our Commitment to Defeat al QaedaPosted byon June 23, 2011 at 10:53 AM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden shares his thoughts about the promises this Administration has made – and kept – when it comes to the war in Afghanistan, the war in Iraq, and our commitment to defeat al Qaeda.
Posted byon June 20, 2011 at 4:56 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden recounts her experiences from visiting Illinois National Guard families and encourages the cable industry to help support military families and veterans.
Posted byon June 16, 2011 at 11:22 AM EDT
The VA puts technology to work for vets - online and on your smartphone! The Department of Veterans Affairs is undergoing a remarkable transformation that has dramatically improved Veteran access to the services they have earned.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 11:55 AM EDT
The entertainment guilds in Los Angeles hosted the First Lady for a special Joining Forces event to discuss the stories and issues of today’s military families so that their experiences can be integrated into film, television and digital media.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 10:02 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama films a special appearance on Nickelodeon’s iCarly to bring awareness to Joining Forces.