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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.
Posted byon May 30, 2014 at 6:30 PM EDT
This week had a little bit of everything: President Obama making a surprise visit to Afghanistan; honoring our veterans for Memorial Day; the fourth-ever White House Science Fair; the first-ever Concussion Summit – and group hugs with the President. And that's barely scratching the surface.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 4:12 PM EDT
Celebrate and honor Memorial Day this year by attending one of many events at America's national parks.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM EDT
It was a busy week at the White House. This week, we got hyped for next week's White House Science Fair; the Bidens traveled to Romania and Cyprus; the President took an unexpected walk over to the Department of the Interior; a new National Monument was designated; and the President talked baseball and tourism in Cooperstown. Check out what else you may have missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT
This week, the President spoke on the importance of raising the minimum wage, investing in infrastructure, and bringing jobs and tourism back to America; invited the Super Bowl Champion Seahawks to the White House; and designated a new National Monument. The First Lady honored Brown v. Board of Education, and the Vice President and Dr. Biden traveled to Romania and Cyprus.
Posted byon May 22, 2014 at 1:14 PM EDT
President Obama signs a proclamation at the Department of the Interior designating the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks a National Monument.