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Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 10:30 AM EST
President Obama hosts a White House Tribal Nations Conference in Washington, DC.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:53 AM EST
On December 5, 2012, President Obama will host representatives invited from each of the 566 federally recognized American Indian tribes, and Alaska Native Villages, at the 2012 White House Tribal Nations Conference.
Posted byon October 19, 2012 at 2:55 PM EST
Starting this week, the White House will once again opens its gardens and grounds to visitors from across the country, continuing First Lady Michelle Obama's commitment to opening up the White House to more Americans
Posted byon September 28, 2012 at 12:39 PM EST
Posted byon September 27, 2012 at 6:50 PM EST
Following President Obama's speech about his administration’s efforts to combat human trafficking, White House Administration Officials joined a live video chat to answer questions from the public.
Posted byon September 27, 2012 at 2:10 PM EST
The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community have helped bring about much of the tremendous progress in understanding and treating HIV, ranging from increasing HIV awareness, to fighting HIV-related discrimination, to volunteering for cutting-edge research. This legacy of community-based leadership is one to note on this 5th Annual National Gay Men’s HIV/Awareness Day.
Posted byon September 20, 2012 at 4:54 PM EST
Just one year ago, Lieutenant Snyder was blinded by an IED while serving in Afghanistan. This summer, he competed in the London Paralympics, bringing home two gold medals and a silver medal in swimming. Watch as Brad shares his story with the First Lady.
Posted byon September 18, 2012 at 3:34 PM EST
White House followers on Twitter, Facebook and Google+ are invited to attend a special preview of the White House Fall Garden Tour and share their experience through social media. Learn how you can join us.
Posted byon September 14, 2012 at 5:00 PM EST
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon September 12, 2012 at 2:30 PM EST
Today marks the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's "Address at Rice University on the Nation's Space Effort," when the young president shifted our efforts in space from low to high gear. In proclaiming, "We choose to go to the moon," Kennedy propelled our space program to the forefront of American culture and consciousness, galvanizing an historic effort on which we continue to build today.