Posts Tagged ‘Address’

Native Children Are Facing A ‘National Emergency.’ Now Congress Is Pushing To Address It.

Robert Looks Twice grew up in a trailer with his grandmother, uncle and eight cousins on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Looks Twice, along with two other young Native people from Pine Ridge, was a subject of Diane Sawyer’s “Children of the Plains,” a special that first aired on ABC in 2011. […]

Weekly Address: Climate Change Can No Longer Be Ignored

In this week’s address, the President spoke about his commitment to combatting the threat of climate change and to keeping ourselves and future generations safe. April 18, 2015. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Tuition-Free Community College

In this week’s address, the Vice President laid out his and the President’s plan to make two years of community college free for responsible students. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Reaching a Comprehensive and Long-Term Deal on Iran’s Nuclear Program

In this week’s address, the President described the historic understanding the United States – with our allies and partners – reached with Iran, which, if fully implemented, will prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon and will make our country, our allies, and our world safer. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As […]

Veterans Health Care: Vha Has Taken Steps To Address Deficiencies In Its Logistics Program, But Significant Concerns Rema

Veterans Health Care: Vha Has Taken Steps To Address Deficiencies In Its Logistics Program, But Significant Concerns Rema To address deficiencies in its logistics program, the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) issued new requirements in 2011 regarding the management of medical supplies and equipment in Veterans Affairs medical centers'' (VAMC) inventories, the standardization of these items, […]

Weekly Address: Protecting Working Americans’ Paychecks

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made protecting American consumers since he signed Wall Street reform into law five years ago, including an important new step taken by the independent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau earlier this week toward preventing abuses in payday lending. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Confirm Loretta Lynch

In this week’s address, the President called on Republicans in Congress to stop playing politics with law enforcement and national security and confirm Loretta Lynch as Attorney General of the United States. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of […]

Weekly Address: A Student Aid Bill of Rights

In this week’s address, President Obama laid out his vision for quality, affordable higher education for all Americans. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of […]

Weekly Address: Giving Every Child, Everywhere, a Fair Shot

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. January 30, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) 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. Our elementary and secondary schools are […]

Weekly Address: Giving Every Child, Everywhere, a Fair Shot

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. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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. […]

Weekly Address: Middle-Class Economics

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at the Anschutz Sports Pavilion at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., Jan. 22, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) In this week’s address, the President shared his plan, outlined in his State of the Union address earlier […]

Get Ready: President Obama’s State of the Union Address is One Day Away

One day from today on Tuesday, January 20, President Obama will go to the U.S. Capitol and present his sixth State of the Union address to Congress and the American public. The State of the Union is a time-honored tradition where the President updates Congress on his plans for the upcoming year, and speaks to […]

The Can’t-Miss Moments from the 2015 State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) "Fifteen years into this new century, we have picked ourselves up, dusted ourselves off, and begun again the work of remaking America. We have […]

Get Ready: President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 28, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) On Tuesday, January 20 at 9pm ET, President Obama will deliver his sixth State of the Union Address. This year there will be more […]

Weekly Address: America’s Resurgence Is Real

In this week’s address, President Obama discussed the economic gains we made in 2014, which was the strongest year for job growth since the 1990s. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Make 2015 the Year for Quality, Affordable Health Insurance

In this week’s address, the Vice President wished Americans a Happy New Year, and asked that as we make resolutions to get healthier in 2015, we take the time to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Millions of people have already signed up for quality, affordable health care under the law, […]

Weekly Address: Make 2015 the Year for Quality, Affordable Health Insurance

In this week’s address, the Vice President wished Americans a Happy New Year, and asked that as we make resolutions to get healthier in 2015, we take the time to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Millions of people have already signed up for quality, affordable health care under the law, […]

Weekly Address: Make 2015 the Year for Quality, Affordable Health Insurance

In this week’s address, the Vice President wished Americans a Happy New Year, and asked that as we make resolutions to get healthier in 2015, we take the time to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal […]

Weekly Address: Happy Holidays from the President and First Lady

In this week's address, the President and First Lady wished Americans a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, and thanked our brave troops for their service. Especially as our combat mission in Afghanistan comes to a responsible end in the coming days, we are reminded of all that military men, women, and families sacrifice to keep […]

Weekly Address: Happy Holidays from the President and First Lady

In this week’s address, the President and First Lady wished Americans a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, and thanked our brave troops for their service. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: America’s Resurgence is Real

In this week’s address, the President reflected on the significant progress made by this country in 2014, and in the nearly six years since he took office. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Giving Thanks for Our Troops

In this week's address, the President thanked the men and women in uniform who serve and sacrifice to protect the freedom, prosperity, and security that we all enjoy as Americans. On Monday the President will visit troops at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey and voice his appreciation in person for their incredible service. These […]

Weekly Address: Happy Thanksgiving from the Obama Family

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. November 26, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week's address, the President wished everyone a happy Thanksgiving and reflected on the history of our country and its celebration of diversity. He gave thanks for the many […]

Weekly Address: Immigration Accountability Executive Action

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nev., Nov. 21, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) In this week’s address, the President laid out the steps he took this past week to fix our broken immigration system. Enacted within his legal authority, the President’s plan […]

Weekly Address: Immigration Accountability Executive Action

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nev., Nov. 21, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) In this week’s address, the President laid out the steps he took this past week to fix our broken immigration system. Enacted within his legal authority, the President’s plan […]

Weekly Address: Immigration Accountability Executive Action

In this week’s address, the President laid out the steps he took this past week to fix our broken immigration system. Enacted within his legal authority, the President’s plan focuses on cracking down on illegal immigration at the border; deporting felons, not families; and accountability through criminal background checks and taxes. Uploads by The White […]

Weekly Address: Open Enrollment Starts Today

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Nov. 6, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President reminded Americans that Affordable Care Act open enrollment begins this weekend. In the past year, more than 10 million people have gained health insurance, […]

Weekly Address: Open Enrollment Starts Today

In this week’s address, the President reminded Americans that Affordable Care Act open enrollment begins this weekend. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: This Veterans’ Day, Let’s Honor Our Veterans

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House. November 6, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, in advance of Veterans' Day, the President paid tribute to the men and women in uniform who have given so much in service of America. Veterans […]

Weekly Address: This Veterans’ Day, Let’s Honor Our Veterans

In this week’s address, in advance of Veterans’ Day, the President paid tribute to the men and women in uniform who have given so much in service of America. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Oct. 30, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time to Help Women and Working Families

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress our economy is making, and the commonsense policies that could make it even stronger by ensuring that everyone who works hard has the opportunity to get ahead, especially women and working families. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

Weekly Address: We Do Better When the Middle Class Does Better

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address at Millennium Steel Service, LLC in Princeton, Ind., Oct. 3, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President highlighted that six years after the Great Recession, thanks to the hard work of the American people and the President’s policies, our economy has […]

Weekly Address: We Do Better When the Middle Class Does Better

In this week’s address, the President highlighted that six years after the Great Recession, thanks to the hard work of the American people and the President’s policies, our economy has come back further and faster than any other nation on Earth. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

Weekly Address: We Will Degrade and Destroy ISIL

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the State Dining Room of the White House. September 12, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President reiterated his comprehensive and sustained counter-terrorism strategy to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group ISIL. His plan brings together a campaign of […]

Weekly Address: We Will Degrade and Destroy ISIL

In this week’s address, President Obama reiterated his comprehensive and sustained counter-terrorism strategy to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group ISIL. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: This Labor Day, Let’s Talk About the Minimum Wage

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Aug. 29, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President wished Americans a Happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we’ve made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure […]

Weekly Address: This Labor Day, Let’s Talk About the Minimum Wage

In this week’s address, the President wished Americans a Happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we’ve made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure that our growing economy fuels a strong middle class. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with […]

Weekly Address: The Export-Import Bank

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Blue Room of the White House, Aug. 18, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made towards rebuilding our economy, including the creation of nearly 10 million new private sector jobs in the past 53 months […]

Weekly Address: The Export-Import Bank

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made towards rebuilding our economy, including the creation of nearly 10 million new private sector jobs in the past 53 months and the rise in the number of American exports to an all-time high. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

Weekly Address: Everyone Should Be Able to Afford Higher Education

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the State Dining Room of the White House, Aug. 8, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon) In this week’s address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, the President talked directly to students and parents about the importance […]

Weekly Address: Everyone Should Be Able to Afford Higher Education

In this week’s address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, President Obama talked directly to students and parents about the importance of preparing for an education beyond high school. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic […]

Weekly Address: American Operations in Iraq

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Aug. 1, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President detailed why he authorized two operations in Iraq – targeted military strikes to protect Americans serving in Iraq and humanitarian airdrops of food and […]

Weekly Address: American Operations in Iraq

In this week’s address, the President detailed why he authorized two operations in Iraq—targeted military strikes to protect Americans serving in Iraq and humanitarian airdrops of food and water to help Iraqi civilians trapped on a mountain by terrorists. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with […]

Weekly Address: It’s Time for Congress to Help the Middle Class

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, Aug. 1, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) In this week’s address, the President discussed the new monthly jobs report and the fact that our economy created over 200,000 new jobs in July for the sixth straight month […]

Weekly Address: Closing Corporate Tax Loopholes

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House, July 25, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President continued his call for our nation to rally around an economic patriotism that says rather than protecting wasteful tax loopholes for a few at […]

Weekly Address: Expanding Opportunity – It’s Time for Congressional Republicans to Do Their Part

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, July 11, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President recapped his visits with folks who have written him letters about their own American stories — their successes and struggles. While congressional Republicans are […]

Weekly Address: Celebrating Independence Day

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Blue Room of the White House, June 27, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, President Obama commemorated Independence Day by noticing the contributions and sacrifices from individuals throughout the history of this country — from our Founding Fathers, to the […]

Weekly Address: Focusing on the Economic Priorities for the Middle Class Nationwide

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Blue Room of the White House, June 27, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy) In this week’s address, the President discussed his recent trip to Minneapolis where he met a working mother named Rebekah, who wrote the President to share the challenges her family […]

Weekly Address: The President Wishes America’s Dads a Happy Father’s Day

In this week’s address, President Obama wished America’s dads a happy Father’s Day and underscored the crucial role fathers play in our society. The President encouraged Americans to support those living without a father figure through initiatives like My Brother’s Keeper. He also highlighted actions he is taking on behalf of hardworking, responsible dads and […]

Weekly Address: The President Wishes America’s Dads a Happy Father’s Day

In this week’s address, President Obama wished America’s dads a happy Father’s Day and underscored the crucial role fathers play in our society. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

President Obama Gives the Commencement Address at Worcester Tech in Massachusetts

Watch on YouTube This afternoon, President Obama traveled to Worcester, Massachusetts to deliver the commencement address at Worcester Technical High School. In his remarks, the President congratulated the graduates on their accomplishments, letting them know that they stand out among other high schools across the country: I’m here today because there is nothing ordinary about […]

Weekly Address: Supporting America’s Students

In this week's address, President Obama underscored the importance of helping to lift the burden of crushing student loan debt faced by too many Americans and highlighted the efforts he’s taken to ensure we uphold America's commitment to provide a quality education for all who are willing to work for it. While the President will […]

Weekly Address: Reducing Carbon Pollution in Our Power Plants

In this week’s address, President Obama discussed new actions by the Environmental Protection Agency to cut dangerous carbon pollution, a plan that builds on the efforts already taken by many states, cities and companies. These new commonsense guidelines to reduce carbon pollution from power plants were created with feedback from businesses, and state and local […]

Weekly Address: Paying Tribute to our Fallen Heroes this Memorial Day

In this week’s address, President Obama commemorated Memorial Day by honoring the brave men and women in uniform who have given their lives in service to our country. As we stand with our veterans and military families this weekend, the President underscored our commitment to uphold our nation’s sacred trust with our veterans and ensure […]

Weekly Address: Working When Congress Won’t Act

In this week’s address, the President discussed actions to expand opportunity for more Americans, with or without the help of Republicans in Congress, including his Administration’s efforts to cut red tape for major transportation infrastructure projects. In the coming days, the President will meet with business leaders to highlight the importance of bringing jobs back […]

Weekly Address: Working When Congress Won’t Act

In this week’s address, the President discusses actions to expand opportunity for more Americans, with or without the help of Republicans in Congress, including his Administration’s efforts to cut red tape for major transportation infrastructure projects. And in the coming days, the President will meet with business leaders to highlight the importance of bringing jobs […]

Weekly Address: The First Lady Marks Mother’s Day and Speaks Out on the Tragic Kidnapping in Nigeria

In this week’s address, First Lady Michelle Obama honored all mothers on this upcoming Mother’s Day and offered her thoughts, prayers and support in the wake of the unconscionable terrorist kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian girls. Transcript | mp4 | mp3 White House.gov Blog Feed SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN !-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive […]

Weekly Address: The First Lady Marks Mother’s Day and Speaks Out on the Tragic Kidnapping in Nigeria

In this week’s address, First Lady Michelle Obama honored all mothers on this upcoming Mother’s Day and offered her thoughts, prayers and support in the wake of the unconscionable terrorist kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian girls. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic […]

Weekly Address: The President’s Year of Action

In this week’s address, the President provided an update on the work his Administration has done to strengthen the economy and expand opportunity for hardworking Americans in this Year of Action. While Republicans in Congress are setting records in obstruction, the President is making progress for the American people and has taken more than 20 […]

Weekly Address: The President’s Year of Action

In this week’s address, the President provides an update on the work his Administration has done to strengthen the economy and expand opportunity for hardworking Americans in this Year of Action. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and […]

Weekly Address: Congress Needs to Act on Minimum Wage

In this week’s address, the President highlights small business owners across the country acting to raise wages for their workers, and calls on Congress to give America a raise so more hard-working Americans have the opportunity to get ahead. Transcript | mp4 | mp3 White House.gov Blog Feed SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN !-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of […]

Weekly Address: Congress Needs to Act on Minimum Wage

In this week’s address, the President highlights small business owners across the country acting to raise wages for their workers, and calls on Congress to give America a raise so more hard-working Americans have the opportunity to get ahead. Transcript | mp4 | mp3 White House.gov Blog Feed SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN !-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of […]

Weekly Address: Congress Needs to Act on Minimum Wage

In this week’s address, the President highlights small business owners across the country acting to raise wages for their workers, and calls on Congress to give America a raise so more hard-working Americans have the opportunity to get ahead. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with […]

Weekly Address: President Obama Offers Easter and Passover Greetings

In this week's address, the President offers his warmest greetings as millions of Americans celebrate Easter this Sunday and recounts the Passover Seder he hosted at the White House earlier this week, joining Jewish families around the world in their celebration. The President looks forward to taking part with his family in the hope and […]

Weekly Address: President Obama Offers Easter and Passover Greetings

In this week’s address, the President offers his warmest greetings as millions of Americans prepare to celebrate Easter, and recounts the Passover Seder he hosted at the White House earlier this week, joining Jewish families around the world in their celebration. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to […]

Weekly Address: Ensuring Equal Pay for Equal Work

In this week’s address, the President underscores the importance of ensuring equal pay for equal work and highlights the steps his Administration has taken to expand opportunity and narrow the pay gap that exists between men and women. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the […]

Weekly Address: Raise The Minimum Wage — It’s The Right Thing To Do For Hardworking Americans

In this week’s address, Vice President Biden discusses the importance of raising the federal minimum wage. It’s good for workers, it’s good for business, and it would help close the gender pay gap, as women make up more than half of the workers who stand to benefit from a raise. And as the Vice President […]

Weekly Address: Rewarding Hard Work by Strengthening Overtime Pay Protections

In this week’s address, President Obama highlighted the action he took this week to reward hard work by strengthening overtime pay protections. As part of this year of action, the President has ordered the Secretary of Labor to modernize our country’s overtime rules to ensure that millions of American workers are paid a fair wage […]

Weekly Address: Rewarding Hard Work by Strengthening Overtime Pay Protections

In this week’s address, President Obama highlighted the action he took this week to reward hard work by strengthening overtime pay protections. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Time for Congress to Raise the Minimum Wage for the American People

In this week's address, President Obama highlighted the momentum building across the country to give Americans a raise and reiterated his call for Congress to increase the minimum wage from $ 7.25 to $ 10.10. The President has already signed an executive order to raise the minimum wage for people working under new federal contracts. […]

Weekly Address: Time for Congress to Raise the Minimum Wage for the American People

In this week’s address, President Obama highlights the momentum building across the country to give Americans a raise and reiterates his call for Congress to increase the minimum wage from $ 7.25 to $ 10.10. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of […]

Weekly Address: Investing in Technology and Infrastructure to Create Jobs

In his weekly address, President Obama said he took action this week to launch new manufacturing hubs and expand a competition to fund transformative infrastructure projects. Both are policies aimed at expanding economic opportunity for all by creating jobs and ensuring the long-term strength of the American economy. Congress can boost this effort by passing […]

Weekly Address: Investing in Technology and Infrastructure to Create Jobs

In his weekly address, President Obama said he took action this week to launch new manufacturing hubs and expand a competition to fund transformative infrastructure projects. Both are policies aimed at expanding economic opportunity for all by creating jobs and ensuring the long-term strength of the American economy. Congress can boost this effort by passing […]

Weekly Address: Investing in Technology and Infrastructure to Create Jobs

In his weekly address, President Obama said he took action this week to launch new manufacturing hubs and expand a competition to fund transformative infrastructure projects. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Weekly Address: Time to Lift the Minimum Wage and Give America a Raise

In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage […]

Weekly Address: Calling on Congress to Raise the Minimum Wage

This week, President Obama took action to lift more workers’ wages by requiring that federal contractors pay their employees a fair wage of at least $ 10.10 an hour. In this week’s address, he highlights that executive action and calls on Congress to pass a bill to raise the federal minimum wage for all workers. […]

Weekly Address: Expanding Opportunity for the American People

In this week’s address, President Obama says he will do everything he can to make a difference for the middle class and those working to get into the middle class, so that we can expand opportunity for all and build an economy that works for the American people. Transcript | Download mp4 | Download mp3 […]

Weekly Address: Expanding Opportunity for the American People

In this week’s address, President Obama says he will do everything he can to make a difference for the middle class and those working to get into the middle class, so that we can expand opportunity for all and build an economy that works for the American people. Uploads by The White House Special News […]

Weekly Address: Restoring Opportunity for All

In his weekly address, President Obama discussed the goals he laid out in the State of the Union address to expand opportunity for all so that every American can get ahead and have a shot at creating a better life for their kids. Transcript | Download mp4 | Download mp3 White House.gov Blog Feed SPECIAL […]

Weekly Address: Restoring Opportunity for All

In this week’s address, the President discusses the goals he laid out in the State of the Union address to expand opportunity for all so that every American can get ahead and have a shot at creating a better life for their kids. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

The Benefits of the Affordable Care Act (State of the Union Address)

During his 2014 State of the Union Address, President Obama addressed health care and the benefits already in place under the Affordable Care Act. Thanks to the health care law, more than 3 million young adults have gained coverage under their parents plan, more than 9 million Americans have signed up for private insurance or […]

Weekly Address: Making 2014 a Year of Action to Expand Opportunities for the Middle Class

In this week’s address, President Obama says 2014 will be a year of action, and called on both parties to help make this a breakthrough year for the United States by bringing back more good jobs and expanding opportunities for the middle class. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans […]

Weekly Address: Ensuring 2014 is a Year of Action to Grow the Economy

In this week’s address, President Obama calls 2014 a year of action, which should start with Congress quickly passing emergency unemployment insurance for the 1.3 million Americans who lost this vital lifeline as they fight to find jobs and make ends meet. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive […]

Weekly Address: The President and First Lady Wish Everyone a Happy Holiday Season

In this week’s address, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Passing a Budget that Reflects our Priorities

In this week’s address, President Obama said that in order to keep growing the economy and creating good jobs, Washington must end its cycle of manufactured crises and self-inflicted wounds. It’s time for both parties to work together to pass a budget that reflects our priorities — making smart cuts in things we don’t need […]

Weekly Address: Confronting the Growing Threat of Climate Change

In this week’s address, President Obama tells the American people about a plan he unveiled a few days ago to confront the growing threat of climate change. His plan will cut carbon pollution, protect our country from the impacts of climate change, and lead the world in a coordinated assault on a changing climate. Uploads […]

Weekly Address: Time to Pass Commonsense Immigration Reform

In this week’s address, President Obama says that the United States Senate will soon take action to fix our broken immigration system with a commonsense bill, and urges lawmakers to act quickly to pass this bill so that we can continue to live up to our traditions as a nation of laws, and also a […]

Weekly Address: Congress Should Take Action to Continue Growing the Economy

In this week’s address, President Obama says that the economy is moving in the right direction, but there is still more work to do. Uploads by whitehouse Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Weekly Address: Giving Thanks to Our Fallen Heroes this Memorial Day

In this week’s address, President Obama commemorates Memorial Day by paying tribute to the men and women in uniform who have given their lives in service to our country. Uploads by whitehouse Special News Bulletin-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 […]

Medicare: Improvements Needed to Address Improper Payments for Medical Equipment and Supplies: Report to the Ranking Minority Member

Medicare: Improvements Needed to Address Improper Payments for Medical Equipment and Supplies: Report to the Ranking Minority Member Used – Original publisher: [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, [2007] OCLC Number: (OCoLC)192004744 Subject: Medicare. Excerpt: … responsible for developing and implementing a specific type of edit, called 23 a medical review edit. Medical review edits […]

Weekly Address: The President Talks About How to Build a Rising, Thriving Middle Class

President Obama talks about his belief that a rising, thriving middle class is the true engine of economic growth, and that to reignite that engine and continue to build on the progress we’ve made over the last four years, we need to invest in three areas: jobs, skills and opportunity. Uploads by whitehouse Special News […]

First Lady Michelle Obama Delivers Commencement Address at MLK, JR. Magnet High School Commencement

The First Lady, Michelle Obama, delivers the commencement address to graduates of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Academic Magnet High School for Health Sciences and Engineering at Historic Pearl High in Nashville, TN on May 18 at 1:00 PM. The school serves approximately 1,200 students in grades 7 through 12 with a curriculum that emphasizes […]

Weekly Address: Growing the Housing Market and Supporting our Homeowners

President Obama discusses the housing market and urges Congress to confirm Mel Watt to lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency and take action to give every responsible homeowner the chance to refinance and save money on their mortgage. Uploads by whitehouse Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss […]

Weekly Address: Fixing our Immigration System and Expanding Trade in Latin America

President Obama describes the incredible opportunities to create middle-class jobs in the United States by deepening our economic ties and expanding trade in Latin America and discusses recent Senate bill that takes commonsense steps to fix our broken immigration system. Uploads by whitehouse Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the […]