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Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama announces new payday lending rules in Birmingham, Alabama.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 6:45 PM EDT
As part of the“Let Girls Learn” initiative to open the doors of education for girls around the world, First Lady Michelle Obama traveled to Tokyo, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; and Siem Reap, Cambodia from March 18 to March 22, 2015. Take a look at her trip in pictures.
Posted byon March 16, 2015 at 12:47 PM EDT
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.
Posted byon March 13, 2015 at 11:15 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and beyond.
Posted byon March 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT
The President and First Lady take a moment to reflect on their experience in Selma.
Posted byon March 9, 2015 at 12:48 PM EDT
We’ve chosen a gallery on the 50th anniversary of that day in Selma to kick off a new way of presenting photographs. This "Behind the Lens" series of galleries will present different perspective on life here at the White House or on the road.
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March and the Voting Rights Act of 1965Posted byon March 9, 2015 at 12:18 PM EDT
On Sunday, March 8, 2015, OMB Director Shaun Donovan delivered remarks at the historic Brown Chapel A.M.E. Church in Selma, Alabama, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Posted byon March 8, 2015 at 4:44 PM EDT
President Obama and the First Family joined thousands of Americans in Selma, Alabama to honor the sacrifice and bravery of the men and women who bled there in 1965, in support of voting rights for all African Americans.
Posted byon March 7, 2015 at 6:08 PM EDT
Learn about the events in Selma, Alabama, and why President Obama traveled to Selma to commemorate the historic march.
Posted byon March 6, 2015 at 7:25 PM EDT
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.