Tuesday Talks: Building a Clean Energy Economy with Secretary Chu

Secretary of Energy Steven Chu answers your questions about how to accelerate innovation in green technology and build a clean energy economy. November 30, 2010.

11/30/10: White House Press Briefing

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

President Obama’s World AIDS Day Message

President Obama commemorates World AIDS Day 2010 and highlights the ways in which his Administration is combating the global HIV/AIDS epidemic.

President Obama on Bipartisan Meeting

The President speaks to the press after meeting with Congressional leaders from both parties at the White House, saying that he looks forward to working with them on continuing the economic recovery, cutting the Federal deficit and ratifying a new START treaty. November 30, 2010.

First Question with Robert Gibbs — November 30th, 2010

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs takes first questions before his press briefing from the online audience on the President’s meeting with bipartisan Congressional leaders and a particularly flattering jack-o’-lantern.

Bo, the Obama family dog, sits by a larger-than-life holiday decoration of himself in the East Garden Room of the White House, Nov. 30, 2010. Some 80 volunteers helped create the 4 foot statue, which is made of 40,000 pipe cleaners. This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

Bo, the Obama family dog, sits by a larger-than-life holiday decoration of himself in the East Garden Room of the White House, Nov. 30, 2010. Some 80 volunteers helped create the 4 foot statue, which is made of 40,000 pipe cleaners. 

This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

President Barack Obama greets the American 2010 Nobel Laureates in Economics, Peter Diamond, center, and Dale Mortenson, second from right, in the Oval Office, Nov. 30, 2010.

President Barack Obama greets the American 2010 Nobel Laureates in Economics, Peter Diamond, center, and Dale Mortenson, second from right, in the Oval Office, Nov. 30, 2010.

President Barack Obama talks with former President Jimmy Carter who was attending a meeting in National Security Advisor Tom Donilon’s office in the White House, Nov. 30, 2010.

President Barack Obama talks with former President Jimmy Carter who was attending a meeting in National Security Advisor Tom Donilon's office in the White House, Nov. 30, 2010.

Rep. Emanuel Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., gestures to President Barack Obama and a U.S. Secret Service agent after the President dropped by a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Nov. 30, 2010. The Congressman knows the agent.

Rep. Emanuel Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., gestures to President Barack Obama and a U.S. Secret Service agent after the President dropped by a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Nov. 30, 2010. The Congressman knows the agent.

President Barack Obama talks with from left: Vice President Joe Biden, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, Senior Advisor David Axelrod, and Phil Schiliro, Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs, in the Oval Office, Nov. 30, 2010.

President Barack Obama talks with from left:  Vice President Joe Biden, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, Senior Advisor David Axelrod, and Phil Schiliro, Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs, in the Oval Office, Nov. 30, 2010.