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Posted byon April 17, 2013 at 2:09 PM EDT
Dan Pfeiffer sends a message to the White House email list asking people to pledge to speak out in favor of reducing gun violence.
Posted byon April 11, 2013 at 5:35 PM EDT
President Obama calls family members of the victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School after the Senate voted to move a step closer toward considering legislation that will help reduce gun violence
Posted byon April 9, 2013 at 4:32 PM EDT
The First Lady invited Justin Timberlake, Sam Moore, Mavis Staples, Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper to join students for a conversation about a truly American art form, and the hard work involved in being a successful musician or artist.
Posted byon April 5, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
With the Iraq War over and the war in Afghanistan drawing to a close, the Administration has undertaken an unprecedented effort to help our veterans and military spouses find employment and build their careers.
Posted byon April 5, 2013 at 9:45 AM EDT
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that private sector businesses added 95,000 jobs last month. The economy has now added private sector jobs every month for 37 straight months, and a total of nearly 6.5 million jobs have been added over that period.
Posted byon April 4, 2013 at 4:30 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett marks the 45th anniversary of the death of one of America’s great heroes and a giant of the Civil Rights Movement, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Posted byon April 1, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
In honor of the new baseball season the National Archives put together a collection of baseball photos from 13 Presidential Libraries reflecting upon America's favorite pastime.
Posted byon March 29, 2013 at 5:47 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 29, 2013 at 9:55 AM EDT
Posted byon March 29, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT
The President wraps up an historic trip to the Middle East with stops in Israel, the West Bank, and Jordan, and then returns home for a naturalization ceremony and visits with the LA Galaxy and Kings, African Leaders, young ambassadors and Spanish-language television. He finishs the week by pressing for commonsense action to protect children from gun violence.