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West Wing Week: 08/02/13 or "Let Us Be Awed By Their Shining Deeds"

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

This week, the Vice President and Dr. Biden wrapped up a trip to India and Singapore, the President announced a bargain for middle class jobs, welcomed the Huskies and the Giants, the American Legion, Girls & Boys Nation, the President of Yemen, and civil rights leaders to the White House, and marked the 60th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice.

Friday, July 26th

  • The President welcomed members of the American Legion, Girls and Boys Nations to the White House

Saturday, July 27th

Monday, July 29th

Tuesday, July 30th

Wednesday, July 31st

  • The President traveled to Capitol Hill to meet with both the House and Senate Democratic Caucuses. 
  • Then, the President hosted the 2013 NCAA Champion UConn Lady Huskies at the White House. 

Thursday, August 1st

  • The President attended the swearing-in ceremony of new EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy.
  • Then, the President held a bilateral meeting with President Hadi of Yemen.