White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.
The President and Vice President speak to the Nation’s governors, talking about their plans to work with the states to help advance the President’s goal of winning the future. The President also announces a proposal to move up the date when states are allowed to implement their own health care plans as long as they meet the standards for affordability and coverage under the Affordable Care Act to 2014. February 28, 2011.
On Thursday, March 3rd, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Nancy Sutley, and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator, Lisa Jackson will host an Open for Questions live chat on the America’s Great Outdoors Initiative. Please submit your video questions by responding to this video on YouTube, or by uploading your video question at firstname.lastname@example.org. Then, join us on the White House Facebook page Thursday, March 3 at 4:30PM where you will also be able to submit questions during the live chat – http://apps.facebook.com/whitehouselive/
President Obama toasts the nation’s governors, saying that they have a partner in the White House as they deal with difficult economic times, during a White House dinner for the National Governors Association. Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire offers a toast to the President. February 27, 2011.