Excerpt: “We Have Not Forgotten” – President Obama on Protecting Our Children from Gun Violence

Excerpt from President Obama’s speech on protecting our children from gun violence. Learn more about the President’s plan to reduce gun violence at http://wh.gov/NowIsTheTime

Students Speak: The Power of STEM

Earlier this month, President Obama met with 40 of the Nation’s top scientists and engineers—discoverers of new drug candidates to treat common cancers; inventors of tools to help surgeons in the operating room; developers of complex algorithms that can help robots navigate; and more. All of these innovators were finalists in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search competition, and all of them are in still in high school.

President Obama Speaks on Protecting Our Children from Gun Violence

President Obama urges Congress to take action on common-sense measures to protect children from gun violence. March 28, 2013.

Swearing-in Ceremony of Julia Pierson as the Director of the U.S. Secret Service

President Obama delivers remarks at a swearing-in ceremony for Julia Pierson as the Director of the U.S. Secret Service. March 27, 2013.

3/27/13: Press Briefing by Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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

Let’s Move! Q&A with the LA Kings and LA Galaxy

Sam Kass moderates a Q&A session for students with players from the LA Kings and the LA Galaxy. March 26, 2013.

President Obama Welcomes the Stanley Cup Champion LA Kings and MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy

President Obama congratulates the 2012 Stanley Cup Champion LA Kings and MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy at the White House. March 26, 2013.

3/26/13: 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 Barack Obama signs memorabilia for March of Dimes 2013 National Ambassador Nina Centofanti, 8, at the Resolute Desk during her visit to the Oval Office, March 26, 2013. Centofanti’s parents Vince and Christine, brother Nicholas, and sister Mia, not visible, stand behind her.

President Barack Obama signs memorabilia for March of Dimes 2013 National Ambassador Nina Centofanti, 8, at the Resolute Desk during her visit to the Oval Office, March 26, 2013. Centofanti's parents Vince and Christine, brother Nicholas, and sister Mia, not visible, stand behind her.

March 26, 2013 "The President signs memorabilia in the Oval Office for an overjoyed Nina Centofanti, 8, the 2013 March of Dimes National Ambassador." (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

March 26, 2013
"The President signs memorabilia in the Oval Office for an overjoyed Nina Centofanti, 8, the 2013 March of Dimes National Ambassador." 
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.