The President delivered a statement about the events unfolding in Ukraine, and reaffirmed that the United States will continue to coordinate closely with our European allies and communicate directly with the Russian government. February 28, 2014.
President Obama delivered remarks at the first-ever White House Student film festival, praising the work of the students who created 16 official selection films, and emphasizing the importance of connecting our classrooms to high-speed Internet to expand opportunity for more students. February 28, 2014.
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and beyond. This week, the President announced two new manufacturing hubs, and his “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, toured a new light rail system in St. Paul, Minnesota, and spoke on the importance of supporting American infrastructure jobs. The First Lady celebrated the fourth anniversary of her “Let’s Move” Initiative with both Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler, while the Vice President kicked off the inaugural episode of Late Night with Seth Meyers.