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Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 9:45 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama explains why we need to inspire every child to reach higher, and give them an opportunity to fulfill their boundless potential.
Posted byon June 9, 2014 at 7:14 PM EDT
Andy MacCracken from Arlington, Virginia explains why President Obama's new executive action to help student loan borrowers is personal for him.
President Obama on Student Loan Debt: "No Hardworking Young Person Should Be Priced Out of a Higher Education"Posted byon June 9, 2014 at 6:59 PM EDT
President Obama signs a memorandum to help make student loan debt more affordable and manageable to repay.
Posted byon June 9, 2014 at 6:22 PM EDT
President Obama welcomes UConn's men's and women's basketball teams to the White House, in honor of their 2014 NCAA Championships.
Posted byon June 9, 2014 at 1:39 PM EDT
As part of the lead-up to the White House Summit on Working Families, we’ve been exploring policies and best practices that help both families and businesses manage the increasingly complicated interaction between work and family-life.
Posted byon June 7, 2014 at 7:58 AM EDT
Dr. Maya Angelou’s family arranged a private memorial service in Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel on Saturday, June 7, at 10 a.m. Eastern.
Posted byon June 7, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, President Obama underscored the importance of helping to lift the burden of crushing student loan debt faced by too many Americans and highlighted the efforts he's taken to ensure we uphold America's commitment to provide a quality education for all who are willing to work for it.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 6:26 PM EDT
This week, there was a lot of action both in Washington and overseas: President Obama traveled to Europe; the private sector added 216,000 jobs this month; we announced the first-ever White House Maker Faire; the EPA proposed a rule to curb climate change and make our children healthier; and more.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 5:42 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Normandy, France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and pays tribute to the American and Allied forces who fought during the D-Day landings in June of 1944.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 11:51 AM EDT
Welcome to a special edition of West Wing Week, Dispatches: Europe.