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Posted byon March 7, 2014 at 12:00 AM EST
This week, The White House hosted its first ever White House Student Film Festival, while the President addressed the ongoing crisis in the Ukraine, presented his budget for Fiscal Year 2015, urged Congress to raise the minimum wage, and held a town hall on Latinos and the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 4:50 PM EST
Today, we are releasing the synopsis from the 2013 Tribal Nations Conference and the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference Progress Report.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 4:29 PM EST
President Obama drops by a meeting with some of the most popular content creators on YouTube to talk about the issues that they care the most about, including education, economic opportunity, and access to quality, affordable health care.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 4:28 PM EST
On Friday, President Obama hosted the first ever White House Student Film Festival, demonstrating the Administration’s commitment to bringing America’s classrooms into the 21st century with high-speed internet and cutting-edge educational technology.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 4:17 PM EST
Today, the Senate voted to confirm Gil Kerlikowske to be the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a role to which he will be transitioning over the next several days. Once the transition is complete, Deputy Director Michael Botticelli will take on the role of Acting Director of National Drug Control Policy.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 3:19 PM EST
President Obama delivers a statement on efforts to address the ongoing crisis in Ukraine from the Brady Press Briefing Room
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 3:09 PM EST
Last week the White House Office of Public Engagement hosted a disability issues oriented event as part of our observance of National African American History Month under this year’s theme of Civil Rights in America.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 1:29 PM EST
For 101 of the Nation’s top science and math teachers, Monday was not your typical snow day. While DC-area students spent the day at home, the winners of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) trekked through the slushy streets of Washington to spend time with President Obama at the White House.
Posted byon March 6, 2014 at 11:25 AM EST
On March 3, the White House Office of Science and Technology policy (OSTP) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) co-hosted a thought-provoking conference about the state of the art in big-data analytics and privacy technologies. The conference attracted some of the top technologists working on leading-edge big data projects in a range of important areas, including healthcare, genomics, education, and transportation, as well as privacy-enhancing technologies.
Vea en Vivo: El Foro del Presidente Obama sobre los Latinos y la Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo PrecioPosted byon March 6, 2014 at 11:21 AM EST
El presidente Obama participará en un foro o un “Town Hall” donde hablará acerca de los Latinos y la Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio