Briefing Room

Briefing Room

Briefing Room

The White House provides timely and accurate information about the President's latest events and public statements. Here you'll find photos, video, and transcripts, as well as proclamations, executive orders, and press releases.



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Text and video of President Obama's Saturday morning addresses to the nation

Text and video of speeches and remarks by President Obama, the First Lady, and members of the administration

Transcripts of press briefings and statements from the White House Press Secretary

Announcements from the White House Press Office


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Executive Orders, Memoranda, and Proclamations

Bills that the President has signed into law, declined to sign, or that he may sign in the coming days

Additional Information

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The daily events planned for the President and Vice President

A listing of the President's nominees for positions in federal government agencies, as well as judicial nominees