White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.
The President announces that he will nominate energy executive John Bryson to be the next Secretary of Commerce. Bryson would replace Gary Locke, who has been appointed to be the next Ambassador to China. May 31, 2011.
The President speaks at a Memorial Day Service at Arlington National Cemetery. May 30, 2011.
President Obama lays a wreath on Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery.
President Obama pledges continued support and commends the community spirit in the areas devastated by tornadoes in Missouri. May 29, 2011.
After touring the damage in Joplin, Missouri, President Obama speaks at a memorial service for victims of the recent tornadoes. May 29, 2011.
President Obama and Prime Minister Tusk of Poland hold a joint press conference at the Chancellery Building in Warsaw, Poland. May 28th, 2011.
President Obama and President Bronislaw Komorowski of Poland discuss Polish democracy, the contributions Poland is making in Tunisia, and President Obama thanks the people of Poland for being an inspiration to change around the world.