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Posted byon August 18, 2014 at 11:14 AM EDT
The President of the United States must be ready to travel anywhere in the world on a moment’s notice. Fortunately, modern Presidents have access to a variety of transportation options, including flying aboard Air Force One. Take a look at the history of this iconic symbol of the presidency throughout the years.
Posted byon July 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM EDT
ONDCP responds to The New York Times editorial board's opinion that the Federal government should legalize marijuana for adults aged 21 years and older.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 7:02 PM EDT
This week, some astronauts stopped by the White House (hint: think 1969), we talked about "inversions" (more on that later), the President awarded the Medal of Honor, and the Vice President got a marker and white board and gave us a little bit of history on our nation's infrastructure.
Posted byon July 22, 2014 at 2:59 PM EDT
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and Fort Collins Mayor Karen Weitkunat discuss their experiences as members of the President's Task Force on Climate Preparedness and Resilience.
Posted byon July 18, 2014 at 6:20 PM EDT
This week, President Obama addressed the crash of Flight MH17, talked about investing in our country's infrastructure, and continued to take important steps to respond to a changing climate -- and the First Lady hosted the Kids' State Dinner, featuring 54 delicious recipes from around the country.
Posted byon July 16, 2014 at 5:12 PM EDT
A world-class infrastructure system is a vital part of a top-performing economy. But there's another important reason why we need to rebuild our infrastructure: climate change.
Posted byon July 15, 2014 at 7:20 PM EDT
State and local officials understand that passing a long-term infrastructure bill is not only the right thing to do for the country, it’s just common sense.
Posted byon July 14, 2014 at 3:49 PM EDT
Missed the President's trip to Denver and Austin? Don't worry -- the latest edition of "West Wing Week" features some amazing footage from his visit.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 8:15 PM EDT
This week, President Obama sat down with everyday Americans who wrote him from around the country; he grabbed some pizza and shot some pool in Denver; he chowed down on some BBQ in Austin; and we celebrated Independence Day at the White House. Check out what else you may have missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 1:02 PM EDT
President Obama capped off his three-day tour with a visit to Austin, Texas, where he sat down for coffee with a letter writer, delivered a speech on the economy, and grabbed some lunch at a local BBQ joint.