Your Weekly Address
President Barack Obama intends to publish a weekly video address every Saturday morning of his presidency.
President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at the Anschutz Sports Pavilion at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., Jan. 22, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
In this week’s address, the President shared his plan, outlined in his State of the Union address earlier this week, to give hardworking families the support they need to make ends meet by focusing on policies that benefit the middle class and those working to reach the middle class.
Through common-sense proposals like closing loopholes that benefit the wealthy and providing tax relief to the middle class, making two years of community college free for responsible students, strengthening paid leave policies and access to quality child care for working families, and raising the minimum wage, we can ensure that everyone benefits from, and contributes to, America’s success.
Middle-class economics is working, and we have laid a new foundation, but there is still progress to be made, and the President said he is eager to get to work.
All Weekly Addresses
- April 12, 2014 5:00 AM EST
- April 05, 2014 5:00 AM EST
- March 29, 2014 5:00 AM EST
- March 22, 2014 4:55 AM EST
- March 15, 2014 5:00 AM EST
- March 08, 2014 6:00 AM EST
- March 01, 2014 6:00 AM EST
- February 22, 2014 6:00 AM EST
- February 15, 2014 5:45 AM EST
- February 01, 2014 6:00 AM EST