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Posted byon April 7, 2011 at 9:41 PM EST
President Obama discusses what's at stake if the government shuts down -- 800,000 federal workers and their families impacted; millions of people who are reliant on government services not getting those services and the overall impact on the economy.
Posted byon April 6, 2011 at 5:52 PM EST
President Obama visits the Gamesa Plant in Fair Hills, Pennsylvania and held a town hall discussion with workers there about building a 21st century clean energy economy.
Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 12:43 PM EST
During his visit to Santiago, Chile, President Obama holds a joint press conference with Chile President Piñera and delivers a speech.
Posted byon March 19, 2011 at 5:00 AM EST
As the President maintains his focus on international crises in Japan and Libya, he discusses his trip to Latin America to open up markets for US products.
President Obama on Libya: "These Sanctions Therefore Target the Qaddafi Government, While Protecting the Assets that Belong to the People of Libya"Posted byon February 25, 2011 at 8:37 PM EST
The President signs an Executive Order regarding blocking property and prohibiting transactions related to Libya and issues a statement on those sanctions.
Posted byon December 17, 2010 at 1:06 PM EST
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA), taking an important step towards improving women’s lives around the world.
Posted byon December 14, 2010 at 2:13 PM EST
Secretary Locke discusses how the Obama Administration is working to promote innovation and competitiveness in high-growth sectors like renewable energy and energy efficiency (RE&EE).
Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 7:00 AM EST
Terrell McSweeny, Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President, explains the necessity of passing the Paycheck Fairness Act.
New DOJ Director to Speak at Indiana Correctional Facility on the Importance of Responsible FatherhoodPosted byon November 16, 2010 at 4:54 PM EST
Eugene Schneeberg, Center Director at DOJ, previews an upcoming event at an Indiana correctional facility.
Posted byon November 13, 2010 at 6:00 AM EST
The President explains his push for exporting American goods in Asia, and urges Congress to address earmarks as a signal of fiscal reform.