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Posted byon March 31, 2015 at 3:23 PM EDT
Building on his commitment to address instances of unfairness in sentencing, President Obama grants 22 commutations to individuals serving time in federal prison.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 5:30 PM EDT
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is acting to prevent opioid-related injuries and deaths.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 4:54 PM EDT
David Simon, the creator of "The Wire," and President Obama sat down to talk honestly about the challenges law enforcement and communities face in America's war on drugs.
Posted byon January 15, 2015 at 12:30 PM EDT
After President Obama addresses the nation on Tuesday, January 20, he’s turning to YouTube to discuss the policies laid out in the speech and answer your questions.
Posted byon December 25, 2014 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President and First Lady wish Americans a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, and thanked our brave troops for their service.
Posted byon December 17, 2014 at 4:39 PM EDT
Before the Senate adjourned, it confirmed 12 federal district court nominees, for a total of 307 lifetime-appointed federal judges confirmed during President Obama’s first six years.
Posted byon November 26, 2014 at 10:30 AM EDT
On Wednesday, November 26th, President Obama will announce the National Thanksgiving Turkey and, once again, we’re inviting the American people to decide which bird takes the title.
Posted byon November 5, 2014 at 8:33 PM EDT
President Obama sent this message to the White House email list about what's next for his Administration.
Posted byon November 5, 2014 at 7:40 PM EDT
President Obama addresses the White House press corps to discuss the midterm elections and his next steps forward.
Posted byon September 24, 2014 at 2:30 PM EDT
Research and discoveries in the life sciences have expanded our understanding of the natural world and led to major advances in medicine, agriculture, environmental protection, and overall quality of life.