This week, President Obama focused on the situation in Libya, monitoring conditions on the ground and keeping Congress and the American people informed as the mission transitions from U.S. to NATO command. Education month also continued, with the President making stops at a multicultural high school in Washington, D.C., and dropping in on a science fair in New York City.
Creating a Blueprint for Secure Energy Future for America is an important step towards increasing our energy production at home while decreasing our dependency on oil produced overseas. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu and the Administration are asking for your feedback on how we can meet President Obama’s goal of reducing our imports of oil by one-third over in a little over a decade in this installment of the Advise the Advisor series. http://whitehouse.gov/advise
White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls , and Preeta Bansal, General Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor in the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, answer your questions about women in the workplace, education and work-life balance. March 30, 2011.
Monday, March 28, 2011, the President delivers an address at the National Defense University in Washington, DC to update the American people on the situation in Libya, including the actions we’ve taken with allies and partners to protect the Libyan people from the brutality of Moammar Qaddafi, the transition to NATO command and control, and our policy going forward.