David Hudson joined the White House in January of 2014 and currently serves as the Associate Director of Content for the Office of Digital Strategy. Prior to this role, he was the Managing Editor at the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C. A native of Richmond, Virginia, David received his bachelor's degree in English and African American and African Studies from the University of Virginia.
President Obama, the First Lady, and their daughters are traveling to Selma to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1965 marches. Visit WhiteHouse.gov/Selma to see additional content related to the marches.
Throughout February, a number of Departments and Cabinet Secretaries held special events and participated in activities to commemorate Black History Month. Take a look at a few of the highlights.
The President delivers remarks at the portrait unveiling ceremony for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. The event marked Holder's anticipated departure from the Department of Justice after more than six years of service as Attorney General.
In this week's address, the President reiterated his commitment to middle-class economics, and to ensuring that all hardworking Americans get the secure and dignified retirement they deserve.
Today's record release brings the total number of records made public by this White House to more than 4.32 million.
At a meeting of the National Governors Association, President Obama speaks to America's governors and reaffirms his commitment to working with them to make more progress across our country.
The White House and Essence Magazine co-host a special panel discussion in celebration of Black History Month and the women of the Civil Rights Movement.
From getting the newest enrollment numbers for those who found quality, affordable health insurance, to launching his new Every Kid in a Park initiative, the President had a pretty productive week. See more in our latest Week In Review.
In this week’s address, the President laid out his plan to ensure more children graduate from school fully prepared for college and a career.
The President visits Stanford University to speak at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection.