West Wing Week 1/31/14 or, “West Wing Week Turns 200!”

This anniversary episode, hosted by the President, coincides with this year’s State of the Union Address. We’ll take you behind the scenes and on the road to speak directly with Americans like you about your lives and your families, and how together we can make sure that every American who works and studies hard has a real chance to get ahead.

1/31/14: White House Press Briefing

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

A Virtual Road Trip with President Obama

Join President Obama as he “travels” across the country in a virtual whistle-stop tour. The President will join Google+ Hangouts with people across the United States and talk with Americans about the issues laid out in his speech. RSVP now to watch the live Hangout on Friday, January 31.

President Obama Speaks on Helping the Long-Term Unemployed

President Obama speaks to CEOs and business leaders whose companies have agreed to take steps to help give the long-term unemployed a fair shot at a job, and announces new steps to expand partnerships that connect the long-term unemployed to good jobs. January 31, 2014.

Pres Obama’s view right now during Google+ hangout

POTUS live at Google+ hangout

Sunlight on the Presidential seal in the Oval Office rug

President Obama’s Lunar New Year Message

The President and First Lady send their best wishes to everyone celebrating the Lunar New Year. In this Year of the Horse, we hope that all of us can pursue opportunity and success. We wish you and your loved ones happiness, prosperity, and good health.

Super Bowl cake by the Presidential Food Service (aka the White House Mess)

President Barack Obama kicks a soccer ball during a stop at the Tully Junior-Senior High School soccer practice in Tully, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2013.

President Barack Obama kicks a soccer ball during a stop at the Tully Junior-Senior High School soccer practice in Tully, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2013.