Sept. 30, 2014 "I asked the President if I could ride in his vehicle as he traveled to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India." (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.

Sept. 30, 2014
"I asked the President if I could ride in his vehicle as he traveled to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India." 
(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.

President Barack Obama discusses a photograph with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj following a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office, Sept. 30, 2014.

President Barack Obama discusses a photograph with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India and Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj following a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office, Sept. 30, 2014.

Awaiting the arrival of Prime Minister Modi of India last night.

6/29/14: White House Press Briefing

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

Vice President Biden Speaks at the TAACCCT Grant Announcement

On September 29, 2014, Vice President Biden announced the final round of Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) grants to community colleges across the country.

President Barack Obama returns to the Oval Office after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Sept. 29, 2014.

President Barack Obama returns to the Oval Office after a meeting in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Sept. 29, 2014.

Vice President Biden just announced $450 million in job-driven training grants for 270 community colleges across the country. Check out this map showing which schools in your area are using these grants to help job-seekers → wh.gov/ready-to-work

President Barack Obama meets with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro and members of his staff in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Sept. 29, 2014.

President Barack Obama meets with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro and members of his staff in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Sept. 29, 2014.

“When trouble comes up anywhere in the world, they don’t call Beijing, they don’t call Moscow. They call us…when there’s a typhoon in the Philippines, take a look at who is helping the Philippines deal with that situation. When there is an earthquake in Haiti, take a look at who is leading the charge, making sure Haiti can rebuild. That’s how we roll. And that’s what makes us America.” —President Obama on 60 Minutes

President Obama interviewed by Steve Kroft for tonight’s “60 Minutes”, taped Friday in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House.