The White House

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 08:23
President Obama issued a new Executive Order (E.O.) that amends E.O. 13413 of October 27, 2006, to take additional steps in light of the continued threat to the peace, security, and stability of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 10:28
President Obama's comments after a meeting with Governor Perry, local officials, and faith leaders to talk about the steps that we have taken and that we need to take to address the humanitarian situation on the border.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 10:26
The Vice President reviewed joint efforts to address the surge of unaccompanied minors and adults with children migrating to the United States as well as the Administration’s $3.7 billion request to Congress for an emergency supplemental appropriation to handle the situation on the border.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 12:49
"Today, I’m beginning a new effort to fix as much of our immigration system as I can on my own, without Congress. As a first step, I’m directing the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Attorney General to move available and appropriate resources from our interior to the border".
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 11:51
Both presidents highlight the strong relationship between Chile and the US, remarking the role of the free trade agreement. In the meeting, they plan on adressing education, energy reforms, Chile's regional involvement and the role of Chile in the United Nations Security Council.
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 14:20
The U.S. government is taking a number of actions to underscore the critical importance we place on human rights and fighting against discrimination, protecting vulnerable populations, respecting freedom of expression and association, and advancing inclusive governance.
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 09:23
Obama spoke by phone with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss a regional strategy to address the influx of unaccompanied children coming from Central America.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 11:51
Adresses: Growing Economic Cooperation, Internet Governance and People-to-People Ties
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 11:11
The visit highlighted our cooperation in Free Trade, Labor action plan, energy, information and communications technology, expanding opportunity for vulnerable populations, environment, Bilingual Colombia and the program "100,000 Strong in the Americas".