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Posted byon October 17, 2014 at 4:17 PM EST
This week at the White House, the President updated the nation on our government-wide response to Ebola, we discussed efforts against ISIL with our international efforts, and the First Lady asked, “Turnip for What?”
Posted byon October 14, 2014 at 6:02 PM EST
President Obama travels to Joint Base Andrews, just outside of Washington, D.C., to attend a meeting with military leaders from more than 20 partner nations in the coalition to combat ISIL.
Posted byon September 24, 2014 at 6:04 PM EST
Today, President Obama led the United Nations Security Council in unanimously passing a binding resolution to stem the flow of foreign terrorist fighters into -- and out of -- Iraq and Syria.
Posted byon September 24, 2014 at 1:20 PM EST
President Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly on September 24, 2014.
Posted byon September 23, 2014 at 9:38 AM EST
President Obama ordered American armed forces to begin targeted airstrikes against ISIL targets in Syria. Speaking from the White House South Lawn, the President made it clear that these strikes are part of the U.S. campaign to deliver one message to ISIL: They will find no-safe haven.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 4:23 PM EST
What exactly is a Continuing Resolution and what does this one include? Here’s a few answers to some key questions that many Americans may be asking.
Posted byon September 18, 2014 at 6:44 PM EST
Congress takes an important step in ensuring that critical government functions continue to operate without interruption and that we avoid a damaging government shutdown.
Posted byon September 17, 2014 at 1:58 PM EST
President Obama travelled to Tampa, Florida to speak to servicemembers at MacDill Airforce Base about the U.S. strategy to degrade ultimately destroy ISIL, a terrorist organization that is killing innocent, unarmed civilians in both Iraq and Syria.
Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 6:28 PM EST
This week, President Obama spoke about the threat posed by ISIL and commemorated the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we marked the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), and the First Lady hosted a "prep" rally in Atlanta.
Posted byon September 10, 2014 at 9:23 PM EST