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Posted byon January 14, 2013 at 3:30 PM EST
Before taking questions from the assembled journalists, the President took a moment to reflect on the past four years, and look ahead to his agenda for the next term, which includes new jobs, new opportunity, and new security for the middle class
Posted byon January 12, 2013 at 5:30 AM EST
President Obama discusses how we will end the war in Afghanistan and how our goal of ensuring that al Qaeda never again uses Afghanistan to launch attacks against America is within reach.
Posted byon January 11, 2013 at 4:50 PM EST
We'll soon reach a milestone in Afghanistan -- when Afghan forces take full responsibility for their nation's security and the war draws to a close.
Posted byon January 7, 2013 at 4:25 PM EST
President Obama announces John Brennan as his nominee for the next head of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Posted byon January 7, 2013 at 4:19 PM EST
The President asks Sen. Chuck Hagel to serve as Secretary of Defense.
Posted byon January 7, 2013 at 1:43 PM EST
Posted byon December 30, 2012 at 11:44 AM EST
In 2012, working with Joining Forces, American businesses exceeded the President's challenge to hire 100,000 veterans and military spouses and made a greater commitment for the future.
Posted byon December 20, 2012 at 11:45 AM EST
This holiday season, the Official White House Christmas tree honors our troops, veterans, and military families.
Posted byon December 13, 2012 at 1:48 PM EST
Monster recently signed up to participate in the Joining Forces effort to help hire or train 250,000 veterans and military spouses by the end of 2014
Posted byon November 21, 2012 at 12:30 PM EST
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus announced that the Navy’s next Virginia-class attack submarine will be named the USS Delaware – and that it will be sponsored by Dr. Jill Biden, a longtime Delaware educator and proud military mom.