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White House Honors Medal of Freedom Recipients


President Barack Obama awarded 16 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony at the White House on Wednesday. The Presidential Medal of…read more

NewsHour Interview With President Obama


In this video, Jim Lehrer sits down with President Barack Obama at the White House to discuss the administration’s efforts to push health care reform…read more

Obama Talks With Israeli Prime Minister


In the first part of this video, President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House to discuss Iran’s nuclear…read more

Obama Tries to Withhold Torture Pictures


This week President Obama announced his opposition to releasing new photos documenting CIA abuse of Iraqi and Afghan prisoners before 2004. In the face of…read more

Slaves Built the White House, U.S. Capitol


Did you know that slaves helped build the White House and the U.S. Capitol? Or that right in front of where Barack Obama is going…read more

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