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Posted byon August 9, 2010 at 1:52 PM EDT
As the Gulf Coast fights to emerge from another tragedy, their football team is a reminder of what they've made it through before.
Posted byon August 6, 2010 at 12:00 AM EDT
Welcome to a special Gulf Coast episode of West Wing Week. We spent this week traveling through communities on America’s Gulf Coast to give you a special behind the scenes look at the federal government’s historic and unprecedented effort to contain and clean up after the BP oil spill.
Posted byon August 4, 2010 at 5:59 PM EDT
Heather Zichal, Deputy Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change, discusses a report released stating that the vast majority of the oil from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill has either evaporated or been burned, skimmed, recovered from the wellhead or dispersed much of which is in the process of being degraded.
Posted byon July 27, 2010 at 10:06 AM EDT
The Co-Chairs of The White House Initiative on AAPIs talk about the first meeting of the Interagency Working Group and summarize their work to date.
Posted byon July 23, 2010 at 12:00 AM EDT
Thanks for checking out the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, walk step by step with the President as he speaks up for unemployed Americans, congratulates this year's WNBA champs, talks with astronaut John Glenn about space exploration, meets with British Prime Minister Cameron, signs the historic Wall Street Reform bill into law and much more.
Posted byon July 22, 2010 at 6:36 PM EDT
Vice President Biden traveled to Theodore, Alabama to assess efforts to counter the BP oil spill.
Posted byon July 22, 2010 at 5:00 PM EDT
Mara Vanderslice, Deputy Director of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes her trip to the Gulf Coast to participate in the National Day of Prayer for the People of the Gulf.
Posted byon July 16, 2010 at 11:21 AM EDT
The President speaks on the news from the Gulf, emphasizing that while there may be good news, the work is not done containing the leak and will not be until the relief wells are finished and functioning.
Posted byon July 14, 2010 at 3:06 PM EDT
Trooper Sanders, Deputy Director of Policy to the First Lady, discusses First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to Panama City Beach, Florida.
Posted byon July 8, 2010 at 12:29 PM EDT
The President and Vice President receive a breifing on the ongoing Administration wide response to the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.