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Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 8:15 PM EDT
This week, President Obama sat down with everyday Americans who wrote him from around the country; he grabbed some pizza and shot some pool in Denver; he chowed down on some BBQ in Austin; and we celebrated Independence Day at the White House. Check out what else you may have missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 8:00 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and far beyond.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 7:29 PM EDT
President Obama announces SupplierPay, a new partnership with the private sector that will strengthen America's small businesses by increasing their working capital. And he's also renewing the QuickPay initiative for federal small business subcontractors.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 1:02 PM EDT
President Obama capped off his three-day tour with a visit to Austin, Texas, where he sat down for coffee with a letter writer, delivered a speech on the economy, and grabbed some lunch at a local BBQ joint.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 11:42 AM EDT
Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett meets with a small group of amazing young people at the Urban Alliance Foundation’s Washington branch.
Posted byon July 11, 2014 at 10:25 AM EDT
Big news: the White House Twitter account just reached 5 million followers! If you're one of them, thanks for following along.
Posted byon July 10, 2014 at 5:27 PM EDT
After meeting with local officials, faith leaders, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, President Obama delivered a statement on the humanitarian situation at the border.
Posted byon July 10, 2014 at 4:47 PM EDT
As part of the fifth-annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings, competitors are harnessing the power of teamwork to reach new heights in energy performance. They’ll build on each other’s successes, learn from each other’s mistakes, and together, find new ways to unlock energy savings.
Posted byon July 10, 2014 at 2:55 PM EDT
Since January, President Obama has taken more than 40 executive actions to help families across the country succeed.
Posted byon July 9, 2014 at 7:30 PM EDT
On a beautiful Wednesday afternoon in Denver, President Obama talks about the economy, the progress that his Administration has made, and how Republican obstructionism is making it more difficult to help Americans achieve their full potential.