Weekly Address 01-25-14

 Posted by at 11:06  Politics
Jan 252014
 

“Taking Action to End Sexual Assault”

From the White House weblog:

In his weekly address, President Obama said that the Administration has taken another important step to protect women at college by establishing the White House Task Force on Protecting Students from Sexual Assault. An estimated 1 in 5 women is sexually assaulted at college, and the President said that we will keep taking actions like strengthening the criminal justice system, reaching out to survivors, and changing social norms so that all Americans can feel safe and protected as they pursue their own piece of the American dream.

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First Lady’s got game

 Posted by at 17:29  Humor
Jan 212014
 

The Miami Heat visited the White House recently to celebrate their NBA championship. While they were there, First Lady Michelle Obama drafted a few of them to help make a promo for her “Let’s Move” campaign.

I love this. It makes me smile every time I watch it.

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Weekly Address 01-18-14

 Posted by at 11:20  Politics
Jan 182014
 

“Making 2014 a Year of Action to Expand Opportunities for the Middle Class”

From the White House weblog:

In this week’s address, President Obama said 2014 will be a year of action, and called on both parties to help make this a breakthrough year for the United States by bringing back more good jobs and expanding opportunities for the middle class.

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Weekly Address 01-11-14

 Posted by at 11:40  Politics
Jan 112014
 

“Ensuring 2014 is a Year of Action to Grow the Economy”

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In this week’s address, President Obama calls 2014 a year of action, which should start with Congress quickly passing emergency unemployment insurance for the 1.3 million Americans who lost this vital lifeline as they fight to find jobs and make ends meet.

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