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Posted byon February 28, 2015 at 1:44 PM EST
The President delivers remarks at the portrait unveiling ceremony for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. The event marked Holder's anticipated departure from the Department of Justice after more than six years of service as Attorney General.
Posted byon February 27, 2015 at 7:05 PM EST
From welcoming governors to the White House to protecting Americans' savings through a new initiative, the President had a busy week. See more in our latest Week In Review.
Posted byon February 23, 2015 at 6:48 PM EST
At a meeting of the National Governors Association, President Obama speaks to America's governors and reaffirms his commitment to working with them to make more progress across our country.
Week in Review: Free and Fair Trade, Health Care Enrollment Numbers, and Opening the Outdoors to More KidsPosted byon February 20, 2015 at 8:07 PM EST
From getting the newest enrollment numbers for those who found quality, affordable health insurance, to launching his new Every Kid in a Park initiative, the President had a pretty productive week. See more in our latest Week In Review.
Posted byon February 20, 2015 at 6:32 PM EST
The White House hosts its first-ever Lunar New Year celebration.
Posted byon February 18, 2015 at 6:00 PM EST
President Obama releases a video message welcoming the Lunar New Year.
Posted byon February 13, 2015 at 6:18 PM EST
From welcoming Chancellor Angela Merkel to signing a bill into law, the President had a busy week. See more in our latest Week In Review.
Posted byon February 10, 2015 at 9:35 AM EST
Today, for the first time in White House history, the Old Family Dining Room on the State Floor is open for public viewing.
Posted byon February 6, 2015 at 7:10 PM EST
From releasing his Fiscal Year 2016 budget to speaking at this year's National Prayer Breakfast, the President had a busy week. See more in our latest Week In Review.
Posted byon February 6, 2015 at 3:30 PM EST
In 2011 President Obama launched the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI). Almost four years later, the MGI is a far-reaching endeavor with over $400 million committed to help support over 500 research scientists and activities to accelerate the development of advanced materials. A key element of the MGI is ensuring open access to and innovative uses of materials-science data. Federal agencies are working with partners in other sectors to open access to research data and provide robust solutions to data storage and services.