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President Obama Speaks on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, Russia and Ukraine, and the Situation in GazaPosted byon July 18, 2014 at 1:58 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement to the press in the wake of the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 yesterday, and on the current situation in Gaza.
Posted byon July 25, 2013 at 4:50 PM EDT
At the Indian Institute of Technology, Vice President Biden meets group of women he called “India’s future”—the country’s next generation of scientists and engineers.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 4:30 PM EDT
Vice President Biden delivers remarks in Mumbai, India where he discussed how America’s partnership with India could improve the economies of both nations.
Posted byon July 23, 2013 at 9:15 PM EDT
On his second day in New Delhi, Vice President Biden meets with Indian leaders to discuss the increasingly important bilateral relationship between our two countries.
Posted byon July 22, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
Ahead of series of meetings in New Delhi, the Vice President and Dr. Biden had the opportunity to meet with Mahatma Gandhi's granddaughter and tour the building where Gandhi spend the last months of his life, which is now the Gandhi Smriti museum.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT
Kicking off Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and reflecting on the past accomplishments and progress of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 12:33 PM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden delivered keynote remarks before nearly 1,000 Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) national, state, and local community leaders at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) Gala Awards Dinner.
Posted byon May 6, 2013 at 9:57 AM EDT
As a part of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, the White House will honor fifteen Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander women as "Champions of Change" who are doing extraordinary work to create a more safe, equal, and prosperous future for their communities and the country.
Posted byon January 12, 2013 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses how we will end the war in Afghanistan and how our goal of ensuring that al Qaeda never again uses Afghanistan to launch attacks against America is within reach.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:21 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh