An Update from the Equitable Data Working Group

By Alondra Nelson and Clarence Wardell III, Equitable Data Working Group The Equitable Data Working Group was established on the first day of the Biden-Harris Administration under Executive Order 13985, Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through the Federal Government, as part of the President’s commitment to a whole-of-government approach to advancing equity.…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, July 26, 2021

1:04 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI:  Hi, everyone.  Happy Monday.  Okay.  Today, I wanted to start by providing a brief note on where we are with our battle against the pandemic at home. First, taking a step back: In December, the percentage of Americans willing to get a shot was in the 30s.  We now have 70 percent…

Background Press Call by a Senior Administration Official Previewing the Visit of Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of the Republic of Iraq

SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL:  Hey, everyone.  Again, thank you for participating in today’s call, which is on background and attributable to a “senior administration official.”  The contents of the call are embargoed until Monday, July 26th, at 5:00 a.m.  For awareness only, you’ll be speaking with [senior administration official].  With that, I turn it over to…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki and Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo, July 22, 2021

12:41 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI:  Hi, everyone.  Happy Thursday.  Okay, we have a special guest.  Happy to welcome back Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo.  Today, she will be telling us about a new economic development initiative that the Department is launching, thanks to the American Rescue Plan.  She’ll take a couple of questions.  After that, as always,…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, July 20, 2021

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:14 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI:  Hi, everyone.  Good morning.  All right.  Exciting day today.  Oh, afternoon — sorry.  We’re a little — a little delayed, given all of the events.  A couple of items for all of you at the top.  Today marks six months under President Biden’s —…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, July 15, 2021

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:05 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI: Hi, everyone. We have another special guest today. Doesn’t sing as well as our guest from yesterday — (laughter) — but very knowledgeable. SURGEON GENERAL MURTHY: Definitely don’t ask me to sing. MS. PSAKI: (Laughs.) Today, we have a special guest, Surgeon General Vivek Murthy. The Surgeon…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, July 14, 2021

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:43 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI:  Hi, everyone.  All right.  So I have a special guest with me today.  Joining us in the briefing room is actress and multiplatinum recording singer/songwriter, Olivia Rodrigo, who traversed red lights and stop signs to see us.  If you know her music, you’ll get…

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki, July 12, 2021

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:52 P.M. EDT MS. PSAKI:  Hi, everyone.  Happy Monday.  Okay, just two items for all of you at the top.   This afternoon, the President will be joined by Attorney General Garland, as well as law enforcement leaders, elected officials, and a community violence intervention expert to discuss his…

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