Mensaje De La Casa Blanca

The President Delivers a Statement

President Obama briefs the press on the economy and foreign policy issues on Aug. 1, 2014.

Digital Briefing: Ben Rhodes on Ukraine

Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes provides an update on the situation in Ukraine and offers context for America’s policy position. Rhodes also discusses the origin of the recent conflict in the region.

Today, President Obama took a big step toward expanding flexibility and choice for consumers by signing the cellphone unlocking bill—an effort that began with a White House We The People petition.

West Wing Week 08/01/14: A Walk Down Main Street with President Obama

Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and beyond. This week, the President hosted the inaugural Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, reaffirmed America’s commitment to Ukraine, and continued responding to Americans’ letters – this time in Kansas City.

“There’s no better feeling on Earth than that feeling that you somehow played a small part in a family succeeding.” —President Obama to the staff of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and their new Secretary, Julian Castro

The President Speaks at Dinner to Celebrate Special Olympics

President Obama delivers remarks at a dinner in celebration of Special Olympics and A Unified Generation. July 31, 2014.