[LESS INFO] 35 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 07/14/12
President Obama calls on Congress to act now to extend tax cuts for the 98 percent of Americans making less than $250,000 for another year.
[LESS INFO] 31 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 07/07/12
President Obama discusses legislation he signed on Friday that does two important things: It keeps thousands of construction workers on the job rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure, and it stops interest rates on federal loans from doubling this year for more than seven million students.
[LESS INFO] 21 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 06/30/12
President Obama speaks to the American people from Colorado, where he toured areas impacted by the devastating Waldo Canyon fire, met with affected families, and thanked firefighters, first responders, and volunteers.
[LESS INFO] 38 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 06/16/12
President Obama tells the American people that the stalemate in Washington is holding our economy back during this make-or-break moment for the middle class.
[LESS INFO] 33 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 06/02/12
President Obama speaks to the American people from a Honeywell manufacturing facility in Minnesota about his proposal to make it easier for companies to hire our returning service members for jobs that utilize their skills and help grow our economy.
[LESS INFO] 17 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 05/26/12
President Obama pays tribute to our men and women in uniform who have died in service to our country.
[LESS INFO] 31 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 05/19/12
President Obama discusses the reforms to Wall Street that he put in place to protect consumers and make Wall Street play by the same set of rules -- and calls on lawmakers to finish implementing these reforms so that we can prevent excessive risk-taking and help create an economy that is built to last.
[LESS INFO] 7134 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 04/28/12
President Obama discusses a new Executive Order designed to crack down on the bad actors who prey on our veterans and service members considering higher education.
[LESS INFO] 1618 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 04/21/12
President Obama believes that we should be doing everything we can to put higher education within reach for every American – because at a time when the unemployment rate for Americans with at least a college degree is about half the national average, it’s never been more important. He is calling on Congress to act before student loan interest rates double for more than 7.4 million students, adding an average of $1,000 to their debt.
[LESS INFO] 1540 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 04/14/12
President Obama urges Congress to pass the Buffett Rule -- which asks those who make more than $1 million a year to pay at least the same percentage of their income in taxes as middle class families -- as a principle of fairness.
[LESS INFO] 1867 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 04/07/12
President Obama offers his warmest greetings to all who are celebrating Easter and Passover this weekend, and reflects on the common thread of humanity that binds us altogether.
[LESS INFO] 1763 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 03/31/12
President Obama calls on Congress to pass the Buffett Rule, a principle that ensures that millionaires and billionaires do not pay less in taxes as a share of their income than middle class families pay -- as a matter of fairness.
[LESS INFO] 1598 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 03/24/12
President Obama is calling on the House of Representatives to pass a bipartisan transportation bill that would repair crumbling roads and bridges and support construction jobs in communities all across America.
[LESS INFO] 2035 VIEWS | ADDED 09:30:00 03/17/12
President Obama says that America needs an all-of-the-above energy strategy that invests in new technologies and ends the $4 billion in annual subsidies to oil companies that are earning historic profits.