Archive for the ‘White House News’ Category

5/5/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American […]

The President Talks with Young Men at a Roundtable with the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance

At Lehman College in the Bronx, NY, President Obama participates in a roundtable discussion with young people as part of the My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, May 4, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

West Wing Week: 05/01/2015 or, “I Think That Works!”

This week, the President hosted the Japanese Prime Minister, joked around at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, sat down for an interview with the Wall Street Journal, visited the Lincoln Memorial, took a walk with the 2015 National Teacher of the Year, and participated in a “virtual field trip.” That’s April 24th to April 30th […]

Joining Forces: The Vice President and the National Math and Sciences Initiative

At the Naval Observatory, the Vice President Biden joined teachers, students, and officials from the Department of Defense and NASA to announce the expansion of the National Math and Science Initiative’s College Readiness Program, which provides military-connected students with high-quality educational opportunities. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal […]

President’s “Virtual Field Trip” with Students on the Power of Reading

President Obama visited a public library in Washington, D.C. to participate in a “virtual field trip” with students across the country about the importance of reading and preparing for higher education. April 30, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of […]

The President Celebrates the 2015 National Teacher of the Year

President Obama delivers remarks honoring the top teachers from all 50 states and the 2015 national teacher of the year, Shanna Peeples. April 29, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

Japan Official Visit Arrival Ceremony

President Obama, joined by First Lady Michelle Obama, welcomes Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the White House for an official visit. April 28, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

West Wing Week: 04/24/15 or, “The Savage Splendor of a Swamp”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This week, the President hosted the Italian Prime Minister, three different sports teams, and a bi-partisan group from Congress. He also visited the Everglades in balmy Florida to celebrate Earth Day with Bill Nye. That’s April 17th to April […]

The President Marks the 10th Anniversary of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence

President Obama delivers remarks marking the 10th anniversary of the office of the Director of National Intelligence in McLean, Virginia. April 24, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the […]

Weekly Address: Fighting for Trade Deals that Put American Workers First

In this week’s address, the President lays out why new, high-standards trade agreements are important for our economy, our businesses, our workers, and our values. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

A Q&A with the First Lady on Take-Our-Daughters-and-Sons-to-Work-Day at the White House

The First Lady speaks and answers questions with children in the East Room at the White House’s annual Take-Our-Daughters-and-Sons-to-Work Day. April 22, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the […]

Statement on the Deaths of Two Hostages in a U.S. Counterterrorism Operation

President Obama addressed the American people on America’s Dr. Warren Weinstein and Italy’s Giovanni Lo Porto, two hostages that died in a U.S. counterterrorism operation this past January. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

President Delivers Remarks on Middle-Class Economics and Trade

President Obama speaks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the most progressive trade agreement in history, and how it puts America’s workers and middle class first. April 23, 2015. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

Announcing the Winners of the Near Peer & FAFSA Completion Challenges

Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free discount […]

4/21/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American […]

The President Honors the 2015 College Football Playoff National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes

President Obama delivers remarks honoring The Ohio State University Buckeyes, the 2015 College Football Playoff National Champion. Uploads by YouTube Help Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

West Wing Week: 04/17/2015 or, “The Quintessential Sounds”

This week, the President wrapped up a trip to Panama, held a historic meeting with President Raul Castro of Cuba, grooved with Gospel artists, held a town hall about working families, and kicked off a Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride. That’s April 10th to April 16th or, “The Quintessential Sounds.” Uploads by The White House Additional […]

The President and Prime Minister of Italy Hold a Joint Press Conference

President Obama and Prime Minister Renzi of Italy hold a Joint Press Conference in the East Room of the White House. April 17, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

Mensaje De La Casa Blanca

En el mensaje de esta semana, Katherine Vargas habló del compromiso del Presidente con la lucha contra la amenaza del cambio climático. Los efectos del cambio climático no se pueden ignorar o negar. El cambio climático hace que sean más grandes las disparidades de salud por todo el país, amenazando a las comunidades de bajos […]

The White House Champions of Change: Working Families

President Obama, Secretary of Labor Tom Perez, and others celebrate Americans who support workplace policies that help hardworking Americans balance their work and life. April 16, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

White House Working Families Champions of Change

This White House Champions of Change event will honor individuals that support working families and help make change in their companies or communities through advocating for family-friendly policies that encourage workplace flexibility. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and […]

How Climate Change Threatens Public Health

President Obama and Surgeon General Vivek Murthy hosted a roundtable with medical and public health experts to discuss the impact of climate change on public health. April 7th, 2015. https://youtu.be/Gc7tSG4e5sg Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

The First Lady Speaks at the History of Gospel Music Workshop

The First Lady delivers remarks at a White House Workshop on the history of gospel music. April 14, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American […]

In Performance at the White House: The History of Gospel

President Obama speaks at a gospel performance at the White House. April 14, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

The First Lady Speaks at the White House Kitchen Garden Planting

First Lady Michelle Obama joins children in the White House Kitchen Garden to plant for the season. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, […]

President Obama Meets with President Juan Carlos Varela

President Obama meets with President Juan Carlos Varela of Panama at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama. April 10, 2015 Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

President Obama Meets with President Dilma Rousseff

President Obama meets with President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama. April 11, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the […]

Remarks by President Obama at the First Plenary Session of the Summit of the Americas

ATLAPA Convention Center, Panama City, Panama, April 11, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx […]

2015 White House Easter Egg Roll: Eggcited to Cook Stage with Gail Simmons

Chef Gail Simmons shows kids how to prepare an easy snack that’s also healthy and delicious at the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll. April 6, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

6/7/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

The President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa Part I

President Obama’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa held a meeting to discuss how the U.S. can strengthen its commercial relationship with the continent of Africa. April 8, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising […]

We the Geeks: Journey to Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons mission launched into space in 2006 and has been en route to Pluto for nine years. In July 2015, it will reach its destination, billions of miles away, for the first-ever close view of the dwarf planet and its moons.  Looking ahead to this exciting close encounter, the White House will host […]

President Obama Meets with Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller

President Obama and Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller of Jamaica deliver remarks to the press after their bilateral meeting in Kingston, Jamaica, April 9, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

West Wing Week: 04/10/15 or, “A Good Deal”

This week, the President made an important announcement about preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon, traveled west to champion high tech jobs in Louisville and clean energy jobs in Salt Lake City, had some fun at the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll, and flew to Jamaica for a meeting with leaders of […]

Supporting a Ban on Conversion Therapy

The overwhelming scientific evidence demonstrates that conversion therapy, especially when it is practiced on young people, is neither medically nor ethically appropriate and can cause substantial harm. As part of our dedication to protecting America’s youth, the Obama administration supports efforts to ban the use of conversion therapy for minors. Uploads by The White House […]

President Obama Meets with SICA Presidents

President Obama delivers remarks in a meeting with members of the Central American Integration System (SICA) in Panama City, Panama, April 10, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

President Obama Attends the CEO Summit of the Americas

President Obama delivers remarks at the opening of the CEO Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama, April 10, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President […]

The President Speaks on the Impacts of Climate Change on Public Health

President Obama delivered remarks at Howard University on the impact of climate change on our public health. April 7, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

2015 White House Easter Egg Roll: Eggcited to Cook Stage with DJ Cavem and Alkemia Earth

DJ Cavem and Alkemia Earth show kids how to prepare an easy snack that’s also healthy and delicious at the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll. April 6, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost […]

2015 White House Easter Egg Roll: Eggcited to Cook Stage with Aarón Sanchez

Chef Aarón Sanchez shows kids how to prepare an easy snack that’s also healthy and delicious at the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll. April 6, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

2015 White House Easter Egg Roll: Eggcited to Cook Stage with Chris Cosentino

Winner of Top Chef Masters Chris Cosentino shows kids how to prepare an easy snack that’s also healthy and delicious at the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll. April 6, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the […]

Happy 5th Birthday, West Wing Week!

For five straight years, West Wing Week has produced more than 260 episodes covering the Presidency in a way that’s never been done before. This week, we’re throwing it a 5th birthday party. Enjoy a special, 5th-anniversary edition of West Wing Week! Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

President Obama Speaks on the Economy

Live from Louisville, Kentucky Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist […]

The Vice President Delivers Remarks at the Dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute

Vice President Joe Biden travels to Boston, MA to help dedicate the Edward M. Kennedy Institute in honor of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy. March 30, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

President Obama Signs Memorandum of Disapproval on Anti-Labor Bill

President Obama delivers remarks before signing a memorandum of disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a bill that undermines the work of the National Labor Relations Board. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

West Wing Week: 03/27/2015 or, “The Magic Page”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This week, the President welcomed to the White House both student filmmakers and student scientists, hosted the Afghan president, and honored the five year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, while the First Lady championed the Let Girls Learn […]

3/27/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

President’s Management Advisory Board Meeting: Part 1

The President’s Management Advisory Board meets to discuss and define their focus area for 2015, improving customer service in the Federal government, and identify the challenges and opportunities for customer service improvement in various Federal agencies. The PMAB also provides progress updates on management initiatives for which they issued recommendations in prior years. March 27, […]

President Obama Holds a Roundtable on the Economy

President Obama met with faith leaders, consumer advocates, and civil rights leaders in Alabama to discuss what the Administration can do to combat abusive payday lending practices. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

The President Marks Five Years of the Affordable Care Act

President Obama delivers remarks to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, March 25, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, […]

3/25/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

White House Science Fair Highlights

Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of millions of free […]

Bill Nye the Science Guy Interviews White House Science Fair Participants

On March 23, 2015, Bill Nye the Science Guy spoke with the young scientists and engineers who participated in the 2015 White House Science Fair. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. […]

The White House Champions of Change: Combatting Parkinson’s Disease

On March 23, 2015, the White House hosted a Champions of Change honoring people in the Parkinson’s community who are doing extraordinary work to advocate for better treatments and a cure. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the […]

President Obama Tours the 2015 White House Science Fair Exhibits

On March 23, 2015, President Obama talked with each of the young scientists and engineers about their innovative projects at the fifth-annual White House Science Fair. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

On Board: Travels with the First Lady in Kyoto, Japan

Go on board with First Lady Michelle Obama in Kyoto, Japan as she makes a cultural visit to the Kiyomizu-dera temple and the Fushimi Inari Shrine. Narrated by First Lady Michelle Obama. March 20, 2015 Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high […]

President Obama Speaks at the 2015 White House Student Film Festival

On March 20, 2015, President Obama welcomed student filmmakers to the second-annual White House Student Film Festival. Learn more: www.whitehouse.gov/filmfest Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

President Obama Visits the Phoenix VA Medical Center

On March 13, 2015, the President visited the Phoenix VA Medical Center and participated in a roundtable discussion with the Veterans Administration Secretary Bob McDonald. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. […]

President Obama Meets with the Prime Minister of Ireland

On March 17, 2015, or St. Patrick’s Day, President Obama meet with Ireland’s Prime Minister Taoiseach Kenny to discuss the strong bond between the two countries and how the U.S. and American can work together in the 21st century. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the […]

First Lady Michelle Obama Gives Remarks at a Let Girls Learn Event in Tokyo, Japan

March 19, 2015 Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of […]

#GimmeFive for the 2015 White House Easter Egg Roll!

On April 6th, 2015, the First Family will host the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll. This year’s theme is “#GimmeFive” and more than 35,000 people will gather on the South Lawn to join in the celebrations. To learn more about the Easter Egg Roll, visit www.WH.gov/EasterEggRoll. Information about commemorative eggs can be found […]

President Obama’s Nowruz Message to the Iranian People (English)

President Obama sends best wishes to everyone celebrating Nowruz. In his video message, the President speaks directly to the people and leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran about a path of greater opportunity for the Iranian people. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic […]

On Board: In Japan with The First Lady and Let Girls Learn

Let Girls Learn is a government-wide effort that will leverage the investments we have made and success we have achieved in global primary school, and expand them to help adolescent girls complete their education. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost […]

President Obama tours MAGNET

On March 18, 2015, President Obama traveled to Cleveland, Ohio where he toured MAGNET’s Manufacturing Innovation Center at Cleveland State University, the Ohio Manufacturing Extension Partnership affiliate. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription […]

The White House Open Government Workshop

On March 17, 2015, the White House hosted an Open Government Workshop featuring presentations and remarks about open government to launch the development process for the third Open Government National Action Plan. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and […]

The President Meets with the Council of the Great City Schools Leadership

On March 16, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks on his education priorities to the Council of the Great City Schools. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

The President Meets with Secretary of Defense Carter

President Obama meets with Defense Secretary Ash Carter in the Oval Office of the White House, March 3, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American […]

Mensaje De La Casa Blanca

En el mensaje de la Casa Blanca, Oliva López habló sobre un tema muy cercano al corazón del Presidente: la educación para las niñas adolescentes de todo de todo el mundo. A principios de esta semana, el Presidente y la Primera Dama anunciaron la iniciativa gubernamental “Dejen Que Las Niñas Aprendan”, que se basará en […]

President Obama Delivers Remarks on the 50th Anniversary of the Selma Marches

President Obama delivers remarks from the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, marking the 50th anniversary of the marches from Selma to Montgomery. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

President Obama Speaks at the National League of Cities Conference

On March 9, 2015, President Obama spoke at the National League of Cities Conference on the TechHire initiative. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants […]

On the Road: Dr. Biden Visits Community Colleges in Florida and Texas

Leading up to the SXSWedu Conference in Austin, Texas, Dr. Jill Biden visited Santa Fe College in Gainsville, Florida and Austin Community College in Austin, Texas — both of which are using innovative strategies and technology to increase retention, completion and overall student success. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

The First Lady Celebrates Nowruz at the White House

On March 11, 2015, First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed all to a celebration of the Persian New Year, Nowruz, at the White House. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick […]

President Obama Announces the Student Aid Bill of Rights

On March 10, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks at Georgia Tech to announce the Student Aid Bill of Rights and outline his actions to increase college opportunity for every student. Sign on to the Student Aid Bill of Rights here: www.whitehouse.gov/collegeopportunity Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal […]

Local Climate Action Takes Center Stage at the National League of Cities Conference

As mayors from across the country gather today with President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C. for the 50th National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference, local climate action is taking center stage. Since the effects of climate change, which impose a serious threat to our nation’s communities, are felt most urgently at the community level, […]

President Obama Meets with the European Council President

On March 9, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks before meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

President Obama Marks the 50th Anniversary of the Marches from Selma to Montgomery

Watch on YouTube Yesterday, President Obama and the First Family joined thousands of Americans at the foot of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, to honor the sacrifice and bravery of the men and women who bled there, on that very pavement exactly 50 years ago. Many of those original "foot soldiers" joined him […]

Travels With Dr. Biden: Guatemala

Dr. Jill Biden traveled to the Guatemalan countryside to visit a Wakami work space, a local cooperative that has the support of the Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Americas – a US grant program which reduces barriers and increases economic opportunities for women entrepreneurs in the western hemisphere. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As […]

The March that Changed Us: Selma, Alabama, Then and Now

In March of 1965, thousands of people marched 54 miles from Selma, Alabama to the state capital of Montgomery to protest the disenfranchisement of African Americans and in support of civil rights for all. The first of three Selma marches took place on March 7, 1965. As the marchers were walking out of Selma, only […]

President Obama Speaks at the Edmund Pettus Bridge

Live from Selma, Alabama. President Obama will speak at the Edmund Pettus Bridge to mark the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches. Live coverage of this event has concluded. Drag the counter along the timeline below the stream to replay. The full video will be posted to www.whitehouse.gov/videos momentarily. Uploads by The White […]

Selma to Montgomery: 50 Years Later

Fifty years ago, in March of 1965, thousands of Americans marched from Selma, Alabama to the capital city of Montgomery. They marched to ensure that African Americans could exercise their constitutional right to vote — even in the face of a segregationist system that wanted to make it impossible. Many of them were beaten, bloodied, […]

West Wing Week: 03/06/2015 or, “Just a Souvenir!”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This week, the President broke bread with My Brother’s Keeper mentees, shared the stage with Eric Holder and Aretha Franklin, and welcomed law enforcement officials and Peace Corps volunteers to the White House. While the Vice President was in […]

Join an InstaMeet at the White House

Calling all Instagram users: For the first time ever, the White House is joining a Worldwide InstaMeet! On the weekend of March 21, people all over the world will meet up and take photos together as part of the 11th Worldwide InstaMeet. To celebrate, we’re inviting some of our Instagram followers to filter their way through […]

3/4/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

Making Sure That We “Let Girls Learn”

Watch on YouTube This afternoon, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama announced that the White House is ramping up its efforts to Let Girls Learn with a new initiative focused on supporting girls’ education around the world. The Obama administration has partnered with the Peace Corps to take on the challenge of keeping girls in […]

3/3/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

What They’re Saying: Celebrating an Open and Free Internet

Thursday was a historic day for the Internet. The FCC voted in favor of a strong net neutrality rule to keep the Internet open and free. This didn’t just happen over night and by no means was it easy. It happened because millions of Americans across the country didn’t just care about securing an open […]

President Obama Meets with the Task Force on 21st Century Policing

On March 2, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks after receiving a report of recommendations from the Task Force on 21st Century Policing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the […]

5 Things You Need to Know About the U.S.-Israel Relationship Under President Obama

Since Israel’s founding in 1948, the United States has stood firmly as its closest ally in the Middle East. The first country to recognize Israel, the United States has forged a deep and unshakable bond with Israel through a multifaceted relationship that reflects the depth and breadth of the ties between our people and the […]

President Obama Speaks at the Departure Ceremony of Attorney General Eric Holder

On February 27, 2015, President Obama delivered remarks at Attorney General Eric Holder’s departure ceremony at the U.S. Department of Justice. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President […]

Week in Review: Net Neutrality, My Brother’s Keeper, and Protecting Your Savings

This week, the President announced a new initiative to protect Americans' retirement savings, hosted governors at the White House, thanked advocates for their work in securing a free and open Internet, and celebrated the first anniversary of the My Brother's Keeper initiative. Find out more about the past week at the White House in our […]

Putting an End to a Preventable Scourge

President Barack Obama visits with Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry in the Oval Office, Feb. 25, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Yesterday, the White House launched the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) strategy for 2015-2020 with our special guest, Steph Curry, a malaria champion who also happens to be a basketball […]

President Obama to Governors: “I Look Forward to Making Progress Together”

President Barack Obama answers a question following his remarks to the National Governors Association in the State Dining Room of the White House, Feb. 23, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Earlier today at the White House, President Obama spoke to America's governors and reaffirmed his commitment to working with them to make […]

President Obama Speaks at the AARP

The President delivers remarks at the AARP about new steps the Administration is taking to help Americans saving for their retirement, February 23, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

Week in Review: Free and Fair Trade, Health Care Enrollment Numbers, and Opening the Outdoors to More Kids

This week, the President received the newest enrollment numbers for those who found quality, affordable health insurance under the Affordable Care Act; spoke at the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, designated three new National Monuments, and launched his Every Kid in a Park initiative. Find out more about the past week at the […]

West Wing Week: 02/20/15 or, “Hello, ‘Chiberia!’”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. This week, the President spent time in sunny San Francisco and subzero Chicago, spoke at two different summits on two different coasts, and named three new national monuments. That’s February 13th to February 19th or, “Hello, ‘Chiberia!’” Uploads by […]

Weekly Address: We Should Make Sure the Future Is Written by Us

In this week’s address, the President underscored the importance of continuing to grow our economy and support good-paying jobs for our workers by opening up new markets for American goods and services. While America’s businesses, ranchers, and farmers are already exporting goods at record levels, there’s more room for growth with 95 percent of the […]

The President Meets with Democratic Governors

President Obama delivers remarks at a meeting with Democratic governors, February 20, 2015. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of […]

Honoring the Women of the Civil Rights Movement, Both Past and Present

First Lady Michelle Obama delivers remarks at “Celebrating Women of the Movement,” an event honoring Black History Month, in the East Room of the White House, Feb. 20, 2015. The First Lady introduces moderator Vanessa De Luca, Editor-in-Chief of Essence magazine and the panel of intergenerational women who have played a pivotal role in the […]

2/20/15: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

President Obama on the Causes and Antidotes to Violent Extremism

"I witnessed horrible crimes committed by ISIS.  It's not a revolution or jihad … it's slaughter … I was shocked by what I did.  This isn't what we came for, to kill other Muslims. I'm 28 — is this the only future I'm able to imagine?"  So said one of the many former terrorists in […]