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Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 5:43 PM EDT
A quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 3:36 PM EDT
A new report shows that visitors to the National Park System contributed more than $31 billion to local economies and supported 258,000 jobs in 2010
Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 12:01 PM EDT
Welcome to West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon March 2, 2012 at 11:22 AM EDT
A Clean Energy Standard for America is an important step towards the President’s goal of doubling clean energy by 2035.
Posted byon March 1, 2012 at 6:47 PM EDT
President Obama renews his call to repeal the $4 billion in subsidies that taxpayers provide the oil industry each year and calls for an all of the above approach that develops every source of energy available to us.
Posted byon March 1, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
America's dependence on foreign oil is declining, but we have to do more to bring down the price of gas, and there's no short-term solution. We must continue pursuing an all-out, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every available source of American energy
Posted byon February 29, 2012 at 6:00 PM EDT
CEQ hosted a White House Community Leaders Briefing on the Great Lakes Region to continue to foster success for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and its goal of a healthy environment and thriving economy for all Americans.
Posted byon February 29, 2012 at 4:37 PM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer debunks claims from Republicans in Congress on the President's record on domestic energy and gas prices.
Posted byon February 25, 2012 at 8:30 AM EDT
Oil companies receive $4 billion every year in taxpayer-funded subsidies, despite bringing in record high profits. Meanwhile, gas prices are on the rise—just like they were this time last year—and the same people funding those subsidies are paying more at the pump for the gas they need to get to school and work.
Posted byon February 25, 2012 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama talks about how important it is to embrace an all-of-the-above approach to addressing our nation’s energy challenges.