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Posted byon September 18, 2014 at 7:44 PM EDT
Congress takes an important step in ensuring that critical government functions continue to operate without interruption and that we avoid a damaging government shutdown.
Posted byon September 17, 2014 at 2:58 PM EDT
President Obama travelled to Tampa, Florida to speak to servicemembers at MacDill Airforce Base about the U.S. strategy to degrade ultimately destroy ISIL, a terrorist organization that is killing innocent, unarmed civilians in both Iraq and Syria.
Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 7:28 PM EDT
This week, President Obama spoke about the threat posed by ISIL and commemorated the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we marked the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), and the First Lady hosted a "prep" rally in Atlanta.
Posted byon September 10, 2014 at 10:23 PM EDT
Posted byon September 10, 2014 at 10:15 PM EDT
In an address from the State Floor of the White House, President Obama speaks to the nation about ISIL -- and our comprehensive strategy to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group.
Posted byon August 21, 2014 at 6:06 PM EDT
As we somberly reflect on the horrors of Ghouta, we should be proud of the leading role the United States played in the international effort to remove and eliminate almost 1,300 metric tons of Syria’s declared chemical weapons.
Posted byon August 20, 2014 at 2:16 PM EDT
The President makes a statement on the killing of journalist James Foley by the terrorist group ISIL.
Posted byon July 30, 2014 at 1:32 PM EDT
Eid Mubarak. As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr, we share our warmest and joyous wishes with them and their families.
Posted byon July 15, 2014 at 8:48 PM EDT
Congress takes an important step forward in making sure that we’re developing the capabilities necessary to make America safer.
Posted byon June 13, 2014 at 3:32 PM EDT
Get the latest information on the Obama administration's response to the situation in Iraq.