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Posted byon December 21, 2011 at 10:59 AM EDT
On WhiteHouse.gov, Facebook and Twitter Americans join the conversation on the payroll tax cut and share what's at stake if Congress fails to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 18, 2011 at 7:29 PM EDT
Deputy Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri explains why it’s time for House Republicans to listen to the American people, and their colleagues in the Senate, and agree to the bipartisan agreement to extend the payroll tax cut passed in the Senate.
Posted byon December 17, 2011 at 7:06 PM EDT
President Obama addresses reporters on the plan from Congress to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 10, 2011 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama calls on Congress to do what's right for the American people by extending the payroll tax cut and confirming Richard Cordray to lead a new consumer-watchdog agency that will protect families from dishonest business practices.
Posted byon December 9, 2011 at 3:53 PM EDT
Lately, many Americans have asked me if the payroll tax cut will affect Social Security. The answer is simply no.
Posted byon December 9, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon December 8, 2011 at 2:53 PM EDT
President Obama spoke from the briefing room at the White House to address a vote by Senate Republicans to block Richard Cordray -- and the refusal of Congress to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 6, 2011 at 6:43 PM EDT
More than a century after Teddy Roosevelt outlined a vision for a "New Nationalism" in a Kansas town called Osawatomie, President Obama visits the same community to talk about what he called a make-or-break moment of the middle class.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 6:46 PM EDT
On December 2, 2011, following the 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met with a small and regionally diverse group of tribal leaders from across Indian Country.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 6:22 PM EDT
If Congress doesn't act before the end of the year, taxes for the middle class will go up. Check out our countdown clock to see how much time is left and tax cut calculator to see what this will mean for you and your family.