4/30/14: White House Press Briefing

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

President Obama Speaks on Raising the Minimum Wage

President Obama says that because Republicans in Congress said “no” to even allowing a vote in the Senate on raising the minimum wage, millions of hardworking Americans are going to have to wait for the raise they deserve. April 30, 2014.

Nearly every Republican senator just blocked raising wages for 28 million Americans. Double tap if you agree that’s wrong. #1010Means #RaiseTheWage

Vice President Biden Speaks on Preventing Campus Sexual Assault

Vice President Biden delivers remarks at an event releasing the first report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault. April 29, 2014.

President Obama Speaks at Port Bonifacio

President Obama delivers remarks to Filipino and U.S. Armed Forces at Fort Bonifacio. April 29, 2014.

1 is 2 Many PSA: 60 Second

President Obama, Vice President Biden, Daniel Craig, Benicio Del Toro, Dulé Hill, Seth Meyers and Steve Carell on putting an end to sexual assault. http://www.whitehouse.gov/1is2many

1 is 2 Many PSA: 30 Second

President Obama, Vice President Biden, Daniel Craig, Benicio Del Toro, Dulé Hill, Seth Meyers and Steve Carell on putting an end to sexual assault. http://www.whitehouse.gov/1is2many

Remarks on the Budget and Economic Policy

April 28, 2014

President Barack Obama, with Commanding General Jeffrey Delgado of the Philippine Air Force, walks past an honor guard at Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to departure from Manila, Philippines, April 29, 2014.

President Barack Obama, with Commanding General Jeffrey Delgado of the Philippine Air Force, walks past an honor guard at Ninoy Aquino International Airport prior to departure from Manila, Philippines, April 29, 2014.

President Barack Obama, with Larry Adkison, Superintendent, Manila American Cemetery, participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Manila American Cemetery in Manila, Philippines, April 29, 2014.

President Barack Obama, with Larry Adkison, Superintendent, Manila American Cemetery, participate in a wreath laying ceremony at the Manila American Cemetery in Manila, Philippines, April 29, 2014.