Lindsay Holst joined the White House in September of 2013 and currently serves as Director of Digital Content. Prior to this role, she served as Deputy Email Director for the 2012 Obama for America campaign. Previously, she served as a writer at the Democratic National Committee and former campaign strategy firm MSHC Partners, and has occasionally tried her hand at screenwriting. A native of rural Pennsylvania, she is a graduate of Boston University.
See what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau just announced, and how it builds on the reforms you might not have realized the President put in place to protect you (and your money).
Matthew's letter -- and the President's response -- is the first post in Asked and Answered, a new series in which we'll feature an exchange between the President and an American who wrote him.
In this week’s address, the President discussed an issue close to his heart: education for adolescent girls around the world.
Today, the President is announcing major actions to update the rules in place to protect you -- and your retirement savings.
Three Americans wrote the President on why we need to invest in -- not cut -- the schools that need funding and resources the most.
In an op-ed in today's LA Times, President Obama notes that the United States has made significant gains against terrorism, but that we have work to do every day to ensure we're keeping up with an evolving threat.
We have more work to do so every child has access to a great public education, but Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives are advancing legislation (H.R. 5) that would cement recent education cuts, taking funding from the schools that need it most and giving it to some of the nation’s wealthiest districts.
Naomi, an organic farmer in rural Georgia, wrote the President to thank him for the Affordable Care Act -- the very first time she'd ever written a president.
In this week’s address, President Obama highlighted the progress our economy has made, with more than 3.1 million jobs created in 2014 – the best year for job growth since the late 1990s.