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Posted byon November 28, 2012 at 2:06 PM EDT
President Obama sends a message to the White House email list asking people to speak out about extending tax cuts for the middle class.
Posted byon November 21, 2012 at 5:00 PM EDT
This year marks the 65th anniversary of the National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation, and the first time the American people cast their vote via the White House Facebook page to decide which of two turkeys would receive the honor.
Posted byon November 21, 2012 at 1:30 PM EDT
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus announced that the Navy’s next Virginia-class attack submarine will be named the USS Delaware – and that it will be sponsored by Dr. Jill Biden, a longtime Delaware educator and proud military mom.
Posted byon November 20, 2012 at 11:20 AM EDT
On Wednesday, President Obama will "pardon" the 2012 National Thanksgiving Turkey and this year, for the first time, the American public will decide.
Posted byon November 11, 2012 at 2:53 PM EDT
President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden travel to Arlington National Cemetery to honor our nation’s fallen warriors, veterans and military families.
Posted byon November 9, 2012 at 1:00 PM EDT
Veterans Day is a time show thanks to the men and women whose service and sacrifice have helped secure more than two centuries of American progress, but we should spend all our days determined to keep the promises that we've made to all who answer this country's call.
Posted byon October 26, 2012 at 2:21 PM EDT
This week, we join millions of young people across the country to celebrate Red Ribbon Week. Students, parents and educators this week participate by pledging to lead healthy, drug free lives and wear red ribbons while participating in community-wide, anti-drug events.
Posted byon October 12, 2012 at 4:00 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon October 9, 2012 at 12:23 PM EDT
The First Dog, Bo, turns four years old today.
Posted byon October 9, 2012 at 12:16 PM EDT
October marks Breast Cancer Awareness month, a time to honor those lost to the disease and recognize the importance of prevention and early detection in the fight against breast cancer.