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Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 4:22 PM EDT
President Obama holds a press conference in the briefing room at the White House, answering questions from reporters about Syria, the sequester, implementation of the Affordable Care Act and more.
Posted byon April 26, 2013 at 5:50 PM EDT
Here's quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 26, 2013 at 5:30 PM EDT
The main topic on today's agenda was the ongoing crisis in Syria, including the impact it is having on Jordan and the reports that chemical weapons may have been used on Syrian citizens.
Posted byon April 23, 2013 at 8:04 PM EDT
Posted byon March 22, 2013 at 7:12 PM EDT
President Obama began the third day of his historic visit to the Middle East with a visit to Mount Herzl, Israel's national cemetery, where he honored the significant contributions of two Jewish heroes, Theodor Herzl, the founder of Zionism and former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.
First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry Present International Women of Courage AwardsPosted byon March 8, 2013 at 7:33 PM EDT
Mrs. Obama and Sec. Kerry celebrate International Women's Day by honoring nine extraordinary women.
Posted byon February 6, 2013 at 1:36 PM EDT
Vice President Biden travels to Europe to stress our strong cooperation with our allies there and highlighted our many joint accomplishments over the last four years.
Posted byon January 29, 2013 at 10:09 AM EDT
President Obama announced today that he has approved a new round of humanitarian assistance, an additional $155 million to provide for the urgent and pressing needs of civilians in Syria and refugees forced to flee the violence of the Assad regime. This brings America’s contribution to date to $365 million, making the United States the largest single donor of humanitarian assistance to the Syrian people.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:48 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the need for continued dedication to nonproliferation.
Posted byon August 20, 2012 at 4:29 PM EDT
President Obama speaks with reporters from the White House Briefing Room