2/28/13: 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 Speaks at a Business Council Dinner

President Obama delivers remarks to the Business Council during a dinner. February 27, 2013.

First Lady Michelle Obama participates in a "Let’s Move! Active Schools" event with athletes and students at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill., Feb. 28, 2013.

First Lady Michelle Obama participates in a "Let's Move! Active Schools" event with athletes and students at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill., Feb. 28, 2013.

President Barack Obama watches as Vice President Joe Biden swears in Treasury Secretary Jack Lew during a ceremony in the Oval Office, Feb. 28, 2013. Lew’s family, pictured from left, are: wife Ruth Schwartz; granddaughter Eliora Lew; son Danny Lew; daughter Shoshana Lew; daughter-in-law Zahava Lew; and grandson Moshe Lew.

President Barack Obama watches as Vice President Joe Biden swears in Treasury Secretary Jack Lew during a ceremony in the Oval Office, Feb. 28, 2013. Lew's family, pictured from left, are: wife Ruth Schwartz;  granddaughter Eliora Lew; son Danny Lew; daughter Shoshana Lew; daughter-in-law Zahava Lew;  and grandson Moshe Lew.

President Obama Dedicates a Statue Honoring Rosa Parks

President Obama speaks at a ceremony dedicating a statue in honor of Rosa Parks at the U.S. Capitol. February 27, 2013.

Teacher of the Year, Megan Allen’s Sequester Story

2010 Florida Teacher of the Year Megan Allen talks about how the harmful automatic spending cuts — known as the sequester — will affect her students, her school and her community.

Champions of Change: Achieving Education Excellence for the Next Generation of African Americans

The White House welcomes leaders who have been working to ensure that all African American students receive an education that fully prepares them for high school graduation, college completion, and productive careers. February 26, 2013.

2/27/13: White House Press Briefing

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

Catching Up with The Curator: Watch Meeting–Dec. 31st 1862–Waiting for the Hour

Go inside the White House with White House Curator, Bill Allman, as he gives insight into the painting Watch Meeting–Dec. 31st 1862–Waiting for the Hour by William Carlton and learn why President Obama hand-picked this painting to hang just outside his office in the West Wing.

President Barack Obama greets veterans of the 2nd Ranger Infantry Company (Airborne) in the Oval Office, Feb. 27, 2013.

President Barack Obama greets veterans of the 2nd Ranger Infantry Company (Airborne) in the Oval Office, Feb. 27, 2013.