Full Briefing on Security Alert

President Obama, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, and Assistant to the President for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security John Brennan give a briefing about the security alert issued after suspicious packages were found on cargo planes bound for the United States. October 29, 2010.

President Obama’s Statement on Security Alert

President Obama makes a statement about the security alert issued after suspicious packages were found on cargo planes bound for the United States. October 29, 2010.

Helping Businesses Grow and Hire New Employees

President Obama discusses the latest GDP numbers and outlines his proposals to allow businesses to expand and hire by allowing them to deduct the cost of most investments during a visit to Stromberg Sheet Metal in Beltsville, MD. October 29, 2010.

President Barack Obama is briefed by members of his national security team in the Situation Room of the White House, Oct. 29, 2010.

President Barack Obama is briefed by members of his national security team in the Situation Room of the White House, Oct. 29, 2010.

West Wing Week: 10/29/10 or “The Mysterious Case of Mysterious Case 55”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. Walk step by step with the President as he visits American Cord and Webbing, a thriving small business in Woodsocket, Rhode Island, calls into radio shows across the country, joins the Vice President in the East Room to mark Domestic Violence Awareness Month, goes on the Daily Show, welcomes American rescue workers who used their expertise to help free 33 Chilean Miners, and much more…

Open for Questions: Pete Souza

Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza answers your questions and talks about his favorite photos in a live web chat. October 28, 2010

10/28/10: White House Press Briefing

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.

First Question with Robert Gibbs – October 28, 2010

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs takes a first question before today’s press briefing, from the online audience

President Barack Obama meets with Americans who helped in the Chilean mine rescue effort, in the Oval Office, Oct. 28, 2010.

President Barack Obama meets with Americans who helped in the Chilean mine rescue effort, in the Oval Office, Oct. 28, 2010.

President Barack Obama fist-bumps U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Oct. 28, 2010.

President Barack Obama fist-bumps U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Oct. 28, 2010.