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Posted byon May 8, 2012 at 11:07 AM EDT
President Obama speaks about student loan interest rates and travels to Afghanistan, and Labor Secretary Hilda Solis launches the Summer Jobs+ Bank.
Posted byon May 5, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama calls on Congress to take the money we are no longer spending at war, use half of it to pay down our debt, and use the other half to rebuild America.
Posted byon May 4, 2012 at 5:53 PM EDT
A quick look at this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 3, 2012 at 12:12 PM EDT
By the end of the summer, 23,000 U.S. troops will leave Afghanistan, and by the end of 2014 Afghan forces will be fully responsible for the security of their country.
Posted byon May 2, 2012 at 10:21 AM EDT
Check out a gallery of behind the scenes photos from the President's unannounced trip to Afghanistan, taken by White House Photographer Pete Souza.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 8:32 PM EDT
In a televised address, President Obama discusses progress made by U.S. troops and the new relationship between the United States and Afghanistan.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 7:40 PM EDT
After his meeting with President Karzai in Kabul, President Obama joined U.S. troops at Bagram Air Base and thanked them for the sacrifices they have made over the past decade of war, and paid tribute to their successes
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 6:10 PM EDT
The President will address the nation on the future of the NATO mission in Afghanistan.
Remarks by Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer to the American Jewish Committee of Greater Miami and BrowardPosted byon May 1, 2012 at 10:37 AM EDT
Assistant Secretary of State Esther Brimmer speaks to the American Jewish Committee of Greater Miami and Broward.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 9:30 AM EDT
On May 1, 2011, President Obama announced that, after evading capture for nearly 10 years, Osama bin Laden had been brought to justice.