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This Is How the President Is Making the Tax Code Work for Middle-Class Families

Sun, 2015-01-18 14:51

At the heart of America's economic resurgence stands the grit and resilience of America's middle class. It's what has fueled our economic comeback and will help ensure that all Americans -- not just a fortunate few -- benefit from the progress we've made since the Great Recession. 
Thanks to the hard work of the American people and the policies that President Obama has pursued, we have rebuilt our economy on a foundation of what works: middle-class economics. 

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Being Biden Vol. 19: The State of the Union

Sat, 2015-01-17 15:46

In this edition of Being Biden, the audio series that gives you an inside look at the vice presidency, Vice President Joe Biden recounts his experience with past State of the Union addresses -- and highlights what will make this 2015 speech so special.
He reflected on a photo where he's leading the Senate -- Republicans and Democrats alike -- from the Senate chamber onto the House floor for the President's address.

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Get Ready: President Obama's State of the Union Address is Three Days Away

Sat, 2015-01-17 15:05

Three days from today on Tuesday, January 20, President Obama will head to the U.S. Capitol to speak to the nation in his sixth State of the Union address.
The State of the Union is a tradition that dates back to the founding of America. The annual State of the Union address gives presidents a chance to offer their Administrations' priorities over the next year, and lay out their legislative agenda to Congress.

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Email from Vice President Joe Biden: "The State of the Union"

Sat, 2015-01-17 13:10

Last night, Vice President Joe Biden sent a message to the White House email list, letting readers know that the very best place to watch the State of the Union is at WhiteHouse.gov/SOTU.
Didn't get it? Make sure you sign up for email updates here.

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Meet Victor Fugate, a Guest of the First Lady at the State of the Union

Sat, 2015-01-17 08:00

Victor Fugate is joining the First Lady as a guest at the 2015 State of the Union Address on January 20. Watch it live at 9 pm ET here: www.whitehouse.gov/sotu  

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Meet Carolyn Annette Reed, a Guest of the First Lady at the State of the Union

Sat, 2015-01-17 08:00

Carolyn Annette Reed is joining the First Lady as a guest at the 2015 State of the Union Address on January 20. Watch it live at 9 pm ET here: www.whitehouse.gov/sotu

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Meet Ana Zamora, a Guest of the First Lady at the State of the Union

Sat, 2015-01-17 08:00

Ana Zamora is joining the First Lady as a guest at the 2015 State of the Union Address on January 20. Watch it live at 9 pm ET here: www.whitehouse.gov/sotu  

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Meet Staff Sergeant Jason Gibson, a Guest of the First Lady at the State of the Union

Sat, 2015-01-17 08:00

Staff Sergeant Jason Gibson is joining the First Lady as a guest at the 2015 State of the Union Address on January 20. Watch it live at 9 pm ET here: www.whitehouse.gov/sotu  

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Weekly Address: State of the Union Is This Tuesday

Sat, 2015-01-17 06:00

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Jan. 15, 2015.

(Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

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Front and Center: Bringing Marginalized Girls into Focus in STEM and CTE Education

Fri, 2015-01-16 18:27

President Obama believes in the innate curiosity of every child, and our responsibility to ensure that every young woman and girl has the opportunity to achieve her dreams, regardless of what zip code she is born in.

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