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Posted byon July 31, 2014 at 6:37 PM EDT
While visiting Parkville, Missouri, President Obama took a walk down Main Street (literally) — talking with residents and visiting some "mom and pop" shops along the way.
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 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 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 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT
This week, the President cheered on and congratulated Team USA; we saw a promising jobs report; the President talked about planes, trains, and automobiles in a speech on infrastructure and the economy; and the Vice President reflected on the 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act.
Posted byon July 2, 2014 at 7:05 PM EDT
The President called the U.S. men's soccer team to congratulate them on a great season.
Posted byon June 20, 2014 at 6:20 PM EDT
This week, the President continued his fight against climate change, updated the American people on the situation in Iraq, hung out with a robotic giraffe at the White House Maker Faire, and paid tribute to our newest Medal of Honor recipient — and the Vice President cheered on the U.S. Men's National Team at the World Cup.
Posted byon June 17, 2014 at 3:12 PM EDT
The World Cup is a moment to be celebrated -- an exciting time for Brazil, for the United States, and for all soccer fans all over the world.
Posted byon June 13, 2014 at 5:30 PM EDT
This week, the President congratulated Worcester Tech graduates, hosted his first-ever Tumblr Q&A, and took yet another step to expand opportunity for all Americans -- and we had #LunchWithFLOTUS on Twitter.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 6:26 PM EDT
This week, there was a lot of action both in Washington and overseas: President Obama traveled to Europe; the private sector added 216,000 jobs this month; we announced the first-ever White House Maker Faire; the EPA proposed a rule to curb climate change and make our children healthier; and more.