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Posted byon August 6, 2011 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama outlines a number of steps that can be taken right away to create jobs and help grow the economy.
Posted byon August 5, 2011 at 4:22 PM EDT
President Obama hears from students who pushed for a bipartisan solution to the debt ceiling debate.
Posted byon August 4, 2011 at 7:36 PM EDT
A senior White House official answers your questions about the joint committee that will be developing the bipartisan plan for reducing our deficit by $1.5 trillion
Posted byon August 4, 2011 at 10:47 AM EDT
Jon Carson, Deputy Assistant to President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement, addresses some misconceptions we've been hearing about the new budget deal
Posted byon August 3, 2011 at 9:14 PM EDT
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan offered an interesting take on the President’s leadership on dealing with our long-term debt and deficits the recent deficit reduction negotiations in today’s Wall Street Journal. Here are a few of Congressman Ryan’s claims along with our responses.
Posted byon August 3, 2011 at 7:51 PM EDT
In another session of White House office hours, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council Brian Deese answers your questions on the debt compromise and the economy on Twitter.
Posted byon August 3, 2011 at 7:39 PM EDT
Vice President Biden and Jason Furman from the National Economic Council joined 440 state, local, tribal and territorial officals to talk about the debt deal and the Administration's economic priorities.
Office Hours 8/2/11 or "The American People Won In This #Compromise": Jason Furman Answers Your Questions on TwitterPosted byon August 2, 2011 at 7:24 PM EDT
Principal Deputy Director Jason Furman answers your questions about the impact of the debt agreement, and what steps will be taken for the long term health of our economy during another session of White House Office Hours.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 2:11 PM EDT
After Congress approves the compromise to reduce the deficit and avert a default that would have devastated the economy, President Obama addresses this important first step from the Rose Garden
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 9:47 AM EDT
State and local officials speak out about the bi-partisan debt compromise announced by President Obama.