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Posted byon March 22, 2010 at 5:21 PM EST
OSTP senior policy analyst Kate Moran just returned from Miami, where she helped greet the return of Research Vessel (R/V) Endeavor after its voyage to Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating January 12 earthquake.
Posted byon February 12, 2010 at 6:59 PM EST
Read today's statement by the Press Secretary Robert Gibbs on Haiti.
Posted byon January 25, 2010 at 2:15 PM EST
Lt. Lesley Lykins talks about some of the stories coming out of the Navy in Haiti, and how they are being shared on social networks.
Posted byon January 25, 2010 at 1:36 PM EST
Desde el terremoto en Haití, los estadounidenses han demostrado su generosidad contribuyendo con millones de dólares. El viernes en la noche, el Presidente Obama promulgó un proyecto de ley que facilita la contribución.
Posted byon January 22, 2010 at 7:17 PM EST
In the days since the earthquake in Haiti, Americans have shown their generosity with millions of dollars in donations. Tonight, President Obama signed a bill into law that makes it easier to give.
Posted byon January 21, 2010 at 10:03 AM EST
An update on the latest developments on the relief effort in Haiti.
Posted byon January 20, 2010 at 4:00 PM EST
Another glimpse of what it's like on the ground in Haiti.
Posted byon January 17, 2010 at 10:44 PM EST
Earlier this evening, the White House released an overview of key facts and examples of government actions in response to the earthquake in Haiti. You can keep up to date with the latest news and resources on the response at the White House's dedicated webpage. Before this summary of what your government is doing, a quick reminder from former Presidents Bush and Clinton about how you can help.
Posted byon January 16, 2010 at 6:38 PM EST
Responding to the President's call, the U.S. Navy moved at top speed to ready ships, load them with supplies and steam toward Haiti to provide humanitarian assistance after the devastating earthquake there Tuesday.
Posted byon January 16, 2010 at 12:40 PM EST
"How can I help?"
That's what former Presidents Bush and Clinton both asked as the devastating impact of the earthquake in Haiti became clear. This question brought them to a place they both know well, the Oval Office. There they met with President Obama and agreed to lead a major fundraising effort for relief: the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund.