Introducing MiPlato

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar are joined by celebrity chefs to discuss the introduction of MiPlato.

9/30/11: 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 Welcomes New Joint Chief of Staff Chairman

Pays tribute to outgoing Chairman Mike Mullen at “Change of Office” Staff Ceremony. September 30, 2011.

Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon Supports the American Jobs Act

Read the bill at http://whitehouse.gov/jobsact

President Barack Obama greets Jasper Mann and his parents, Billy and Gena Mann, before signing H.R. 2005 – Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011, in the Oval Office, Sept. 30, 2011.

President Barack Obama greets Jasper Mann and his parents, Billy and Gena Mann, before signing H.R. 2005 - Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011, in the Oval Office, Sept. 30, 2011.

President Barack Obama salutes Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, during the Armed Forces farewell tribute to Mullen at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, in Arlington, Va., Sept. 30, 2011. Admiral Mullen’s wife, Deborah, stands at right.

President Barack Obama salutes Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, during the Armed Forces farewell tribute to Mullen at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, in Arlington, Va., Sept. 30, 2011. Admiral Mullen's wife, Deborah, stands at right.

President Barack Obama participates in the Armed Forces farewell tribute to Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, right, at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, in Arlington, Va., Sept. 30, 2011.

President Barack Obama participates in the Armed Forces farewell tribute to Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, right, at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, in Arlington, Va., Sept. 30, 2011.

West Wing Week 9/30/11 or “Set Your Sights High”

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. This week, the President announced reforms to No Child Left Behind, traveled to California to hold a town hall on job growth at LinkedIn, spoke on what the American Jobs Act could mean for America’s schools and gave his third annual Back To School address. That’s September 23rd to September 29th or “Set Your Sights High”

9/29/11: White House Press Briefing

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

Kansas City Mayor Sly James Supports the American Jobs Act

Read the bill at http://whitehouse.gov/jobsact