West Wing Week: 06/28/13 or “The Case For Action”
This week, the President gave a major speech on climate change policy, hosted a roundtable discussion with business leaders, named a new director of the FBI, and welcomed the next class of Presidential Innovation Fellows.
Friday, June 21st
- The President nominated James Comey to be the new director of the FBI.
- Then, the next class of Presidential Innovation Fellows was welcomed at the White House.
Monday, June 24th
- The President met with CEOs, business owners and entrepreneurs to discuss the economic benefits of fixing our broken immigration system.
Tuesday, June 25th
- The President spoke at Georgetown University, where he laid out his comprehensive plan to combat climate change and carbon pollution.
Wednesday, June 26th
- The President and the First Family departed on a week-long trip to Africa, including Senegal, South Africa, and Tanzania.