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Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Month: My Father's Journey to Citizenship

June 08, 2015

June marks Immigrant Heritage Month -- and people across the country and across the Obama Administration are sharing their American stories. Whether you've recently embarked on your first day as an American or want to share how your ancestors came to arrive here, we want to hear from you. Add your voice to the conversation today.

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The Letter Senator Kennedy Sent Me:

June 08, 2015

Today, President Obama sent the following message to the White House email list. In it, he talks about a letter from the late Senator Edward Kennedy on the importance of reforming our country's health care system.
Learn more about the history of health care in America here -- and make sure to tune in tomorrow at 11:45 a.m. ET to watch the President's remarks on health care.
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Tips for Entrepreneurs

June 08, 2015

As an entrepreneur every now and then it is important to take a step back and really take a look at the big picture and dive back in with refreshed energy. Here are few points to revisit and...

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President Obama Delivers a Eulogy Honoring the Life of Beau Biden

June 06, 2015

"He did in 46 years what most of us couldn’t do in 146.
He left nothing in the tank. He was a man who led a life where the means were as important as the ends. The example he set made you want to be a better dad, or a better son, or a better brother or sister, better at your job, the better soldier. 
He made you want to be a better person. Isn’t that finally the measure of a man -– the way he lives, how he treats others, no matter what life may throw at him?" 
– President Obama

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Weekly Address: Celebrating Immigrant Heritage Month

June 06, 2015

President Barack Obama tapes the Weekly Address in the Map Room of the White House.

June 5, 2015.

(Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

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The Terms of Trade: Questions and Answers on the President's Trade Deal

June 05, 2015

As Congress moves forward in its work on America’s trade policy, you may be hearing a lot of back and forth about the process and substance of the new, high-standards trade agreement the Administration is negotiating, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).  

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Export Success Series: Chilean Exports Save Thirty Plus Jobs

June 05, 2015

In recent years, American Emergency Vehicles (AEV), a custom ambulance production company based in North Carolina, has increased exports to several countries—namely, Chile. Addressing the growing demand for safe, custom-made emergency vehicles, Chile has become a vital partner with AEV. 

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President Obama Honors the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants at the White House

June 05, 2015

President Barack Obama joins the Giants team for a group photo during an event to welcome the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants to the White House to honor the team and their 2014 World Series victory, in the East Room, June 4, 2015.

(Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

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West Wing Week: 06/05/15 or, “Two Rules”

June 05, 2015

This week, the President met with one of our oldest European allies, held a Q&A with 75 young Southeast Asian leaders, awarded two medals of honor posthumously, and welcomed the World Series champion San Francisco Giants to the White House. That’s May 29th to June 4th or, “Two Rules.” 

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Asked and Answered: What 10-Year-Old Yadid Asked the President

June 05, 2015

This is the latest post in our "Asked and Answered" series, in which we periodically feature an exchange between the President -- or a Senior Administration Official -- and an American who wrote him. If you'd like to write the President yourself, you can do so here.

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