Sept. 5, 2012 "Backstage at the Democratic National Convention, the President watches as former President Bill Clinton delivers his nomination speech, before surprising the crowd with an onstage appearance together after the speech."

Sept. 5, 2012
"Backstage at the Democratic National Convention, the President watches as former President Bill Clinton delivers his nomination speech, before surprising the crowd with an onstage appearance together after the speech."

President Obama Tours Areas Damaged by Hurricane Isaac

President Obama speaks to the press after touring a Louisiana neighborhood affected by Hurricane Isaac. September 3, 2012.

President Barack Obama and his daughters, Malia, left, and Sasha, watch on television as First Lady Michelle Obama begins her speech at the Democratic National Convention, in the Treaty Room of the White House, Tuesday night, Sept. 4, 2012.

President Barack Obama and his daughters, Malia, left, and Sasha, watch on television as First Lady Michelle Obama begins her speech at the Democratic National Convention, in the Treaty Room of the White House, Tuesday night, Sept. 4, 2012.

The Official White House App

The official White House app puts 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. in the palm of your hand.

You can download the official White House app on iPhone, iPad or Android devices from the app store or google play. Go to http://www.whitehouse.gov/mobile for more information.

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President Barack Obama talks with a resident as he tours a neighborhood in LaPlace, La., with local and federal officials to view damage and the ongoing response and recovery efforts for Hurricane Isaac, Sept. 3, 2012.

President Barack Obama talks with a resident as he tours a neighborhood in LaPlace, La., with local and federal officials to view damage and the ongoing response and recovery efforts for Hurricane Isaac, Sept. 3, 2012.

Sept. 2, 2012 "David Lienemann made this unusual photo as staff held flashlights so the Vice President could see as he signed autographs backstage at West York Area High School in York, Pa."

Sept. 2, 2012
"David Lienemann made this unusual photo as staff held flashlights so the Vice President could see as he signed autographs backstage at West York Area High School in York, Pa."

Inside the White House: Beer Brewing

Go behind the scenes in the white house kitchen and see the brewing of President Obama’s homemade beer.

Learn what’s in the recipe: http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2012/09/01/ale-chief-white-house-beer-recipe

Photo of Mt. Vernon distillery provided courtesy of Mount Vernon Ladies Association

Sept. 1, 2012 "The overview of a campaign rally in Urbandale, Iowa. This view was from a scissors lift just above the press stand."

Sept. 1, 2012
"The overview of a campaign rally in Urbandale, Iowa. This view was from a scissors lift just above the press stand."

Giving Thanks to Our Troops

President Obama marks the second anniversary of the end of major combat in Iraq, by thanking our servicemen and women for the outstanding work they did.

President Obama Speaks to Troops at Fort Bliss

On the two-year anniversary of the end of our combat mission in Iraq, the President speak to troops at Fort Bliss, and discusses that part of ending wars responsibly demands standing by those who have served. August 31, 2012.