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Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 8:23 PM EST
President Obama welcomes senior civilian defense and military leaders -- including all of Combatant Commanders – to an annual meeting and dinner at the White House.
Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 5:19 PM EST
Today, First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited sophomores at Bell Multicultural High School in Washington, DC.
Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 12:26 PM EST
On Veterans Day, the President honored those, past and present, who put on the uniform and put their lives on the line.
Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 3:15 PM EST
The success of our military, and indeed, our nation as a whole, is rooted in the dynamism, courage and sacrifice demonstrated by generations of immigrants who have answered the call of duty.
Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 12:54 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden pledge to continue the Joining Forces initiative until every veteran and military spouse who wants a job has one; until we reach every family affected by the unseen wounds of war; until every student veteran and military child gets the education they need; and until every community and every American shows their admiration and support for veterans and their families every single day.
Posted byon November 11, 2013 at 10:30 AM EST
For the past 13 years, the Veterans History Project has been collecting the oral histories and personal documents of America’s war veterans, to ensure their stories are preserved in the Library of Congress so that future generations may better understand the realities of war.
Posted byon November 9, 2013 at 6:40 PM EST
Posted byon November 9, 2013 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, President Obama commemorates Veterans’ Day Weekend by thanking the brave men and women who have worn this country’s uniform.
Posted byon November 8, 2013 at 6:30 PM EST
Weekly Wrap Up: Remarks on the Economy, Affordable Health Care for Texans, Business Leaders and Immigration Reform, Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks, White House Tours Resume, Celebrating Diwali, and "Careers in Film Symposium."
Posted byon November 8, 2013 at 5:39 PM EST
This afternoon, First Lady Michelle Obama opened the doors of the White House to high school students from DC, New York, and Boston to partake in the first-ever White House Careers in Film Symposium.