MAKING THE CASE FOR LIBYA

    Monday, March 28, 2011, the President delivers an address at the National Defense University in Washington, DC to update the American people on the situation in Libya, including the actions we’ve taken with allies and partners to protect the Libyan people from the brutality of Moammar Qaddafi, … [Read more...]

THE OBAMAS 2011 COMMENCEMENT ADDRESSES

The Spelman College community is gearing up for the May, 2011 commencement address by First Lady Michelle Obama.  University President Beverly Tatum had been requesting the White House to consider her all womens liberal arts college for the high honor.    Spelman is the lone Historically Black … [Read more...]

STRIKES ON GADHAFI RESIDENTIAL COMPOUND

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A cruise missile blasted Moammar Gadhafi's residential compound in an attack that carried as much symbolism as military effect, and fighter jets destroyed a line of tanks moving on the rebel capital. The U.S. said the international assault would hit any government forces … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA’S WEEKLY ADDRESS ON JOBS FROM LATIN AMERICAN TRADE

Weekly Address: American Jobs Through Exports to Latin America Even as the President maintains his focus on international crises in Japan and Libya, he discusses his trip to Latin America to open up markets for US products.           … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA’S ULTIMATUM TO QUADAFFI

President Obama is giving Libya an ultimatum for a cease fire or face military action, to include U.S. involvement.   If military action against Liby is a reality, Obama says the U.S will not commit ground troops. The American military, however, will help to impose a no fly zone over the North … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA 2011 NCAA BRACKETS

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REFORMING LEAVE NO CHILD BEHIND

    POLITICO Obama to urge 'No Child' reform By: Carrie Budoff Brown        President Barack Obama will renew his push Monday to overhaul the nearly decade-old federal education law, calling on Congress to finish a rewrite of No Child Left Behind by the start of the next school … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT OBAMA ON GUN CONTROL

Washington (CNN) -- Talks are starting this week on possible steps to tighten access to guns for people with criminal records or mental health issues, White House spokesman Jay Carney said Monday.   Carney responded to questions from reporters following publication Sunday … [Read more...]

WHITE HOUSE SUMMIT TO STOP BULLYING

Thursday the President and First Lady will host parents, teachers, students, community leaders and others at a White House Conference on Bullying Prevention. … [Read more...]

U.S. AFRICOM THE LEAD FACILITY IN A LIBYA MILITARY RESPONSE

President Barack Obama contends all options are still on the table when it comes to resolving the human rights violations in Libya.  "On the table", no fly zones and military boots on the ground.  An Obama administration source says if there is any military action against Libya, AFRICOM (U.S. Africa … [Read more...]