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Posted byon December 6, 2011 at 5:43 PM EST
More than a century after Teddy Roosevelt outlined a vision for a "New Nationalism" in a Kansas town called Osawatomie, President Obama visits the same community to talk about what he called a make-or-break moment of the middle class.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 5:46 PM EST
On December 2, 2011, following the 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met with a small and regionally diverse group of tribal leaders from across Indian Country.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 5:22 PM EST
If Congress doesn't act before the end of the year, taxes for the middle class will go up. Check out our countdown clock to see how much time is left and tax cut calculator to see what this will mean for you and your family.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 4:43 PM EST
President Obama stopped by the White House press briefing room to talk about the fight to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 2:58 PM EST
Time is ticking for Congress to pass a tax cut that will help put more money in the pockets of middle class families.
Posted byon December 3, 2011 at 6:00 AM EST
President Obama calls on Congress to extend and expand the payroll tax cut -- to protect middle class families and ensure that the economy continues to grow.
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 6:46 PM EST
What happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 12:00 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 9:55 PM EST
Republicans in the Senate have rejected an extension of the payroll tax cut that is set to expire at the end of the month. In a statement, President Obama called that vote "unacceptable."
Posted byon November 30, 2011 at 5:28 PM EST
The President's payroll tax cut would put an extra $1,500 in the pockets of a typical family earning $50,000 a year.