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Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 2:05 PM EST
President Obama speaks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil about the common economic goals of Brazil and the United States, and about our goal to protect the human rights of the people of Libya.
Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 12:43 PM EST
During his visit to Santiago, Chile, President Obama holds a joint press conference with Chile President Piñera and delivers a speech.
Posted byon March 20, 2011 at 11:18 AM EST
President Obama delivers a speech in Rio de Janiero, Brazil on the deeply held values and interests that bind our countries together. Watch live at 1:30 PM EDT on WhiteHouse.gov/live.
Posted byon February 1, 2011 at 4:25 PM EST
Alexia Kelley, Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, shares reflections on an interfaith event marking the one-year anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti.
Posted byon January 31, 2011 at 11:28 AM EST
The earthquake in Haiti happened a year ago and many organizations and individuals stepped forward to help those impacted. Here, Joshua DuBois highlights one partner who achieved significant milestones in aiding the people of Haiti.
Posted byon January 14, 2011 at 5:42 PM EST
The President has directed the Secretaries of State, Treasury, and Homeland Security to take a series of steps to continue efforts to reach out to the Cuban people in support of their desire to freely determine their country’s future.
Posted byon January 12, 2011 at 12:12 PM EST
Patrick Gaspard, Director of the White House Office of Political Affairs and the highest ranking Haitian-American official in the Obama Administration, looks back on the last year in Haiti and on toward the future.
Posted byon January 11, 2011 at 4:31 PM EST
The President urges continued support from the international community and continued strength from the Haitian people.
Posted byon September 16, 2010 at 2:00 PM EST
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis keeps a diary during her trip to Mexico to lead the U.S. Presidential Delegation for the Celebration of the Bicentennial of Mexico.
Posted byon August 14, 2010 at 6:08 PM EST
During the First Family's visit to Panama City Beach to meet with local business owners and officials and to encourage Americans to enjoy the Gulf Coast beaches, the President and daughter Sasha go for a swim at Alligator Point.