We The Geeks: Grand Challenges

The White House kicks off “We the Geeks,” a new series of Google+ Hangouts to highlight the future of science, technology, and innovation here in the U.S.

Our first hangout included an extraordinary panel of innovators from around the country who will discuss the elements of an “all hands on deck” effort to pursue Grand Challenges. Learn more: http://wh.gov/JuJI

State of the Union: Building Infrastructure and Creating Jobs at Home

President Obama details how the Recovery Act and other funding is providing needed repairs and upgrades to the nations infrastructure, encouraging clean energy alternatives and creating new jobs across the country. January 27, 2010 (Public Domain)

Kennedy Center Honorees at the White House

President Obama meets and celebrates this years Kennedy Center Honorees – Dave Brubeck, Mel Brooks, Grace Bumbry, Robert DeNiro, and Bruce Springsteen – who share their feelings on the experience. December 10, 2009. (Public Domain)

The Obama Plan in 4 Minutes

Learn the basic principles of President Obama’s health insurance reform plan as presented to Congress on September 9, 2009.