Engage and Connect

President Obama is committed to making this the most open and participatory administration in history. That begins with taking your questions and comments, inviting you to join online events with White House officials, and giving you a way to engage with your government on the issues that matter the most.

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  • Make your voice heard on taxes

    Nearly everyone agrees that extending tax cuts so that 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses don't pay higher taxes next year is the right thing to do.

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    More on next week's Social Hangout

    This fall, the White House will once again open its grounds to visitors from across the country, continuing the Obama's commitment to opening up the White House.

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    Take a Tour

    Do you plan on visiting the White House? Get all the details.

    Public tour request must be submitted through one's Member of Congress. These self-guided tours are available from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Fridays, and 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturdays (excluding federal holidays or unless otherwise noted).

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    Work with Us

    Apply for a fellowship

    White House Fellowships offer exceptional young men and women first-hand experience working at the highest levels of the federal government.

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    Apply for a job

    President Barack Obama will make ongoing appointments for non-career positions. To apply for these positions in the White House or any Federal Department, Agency or Commission...

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    Apply for an internship

    The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience.

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