Blog Profile / The White House Blog


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Archived Since:October 21, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Technology Week Recap

This week was Technology Week at the White House, and the Trump Administration held events focusing on modernizing government technology and stimulating the technology sector. On Monday, t he White House invited major tech leaders and university presidents for the inaugural summit of the American Technology Council. Show More Summary

Secretary Price Hosts Listening Session with Obamacare Victims

On Wednesday, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., hosted a listening session at the White House with Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma to hear from individuals who are facing...Show More Summary

President Trump Visits Kirkwood Community College

Yesterday, President Donald J. Trump visited Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to address his efforts to foster agriculture innovation. He spoke about the value of farming to the Nation’s economy and ensured the Administration...Show More Summary

Obamacare is Failing the American People

The previous Administration sold Obamacare to the American people through a series of empty promises. Premiums were supposed to drop, but instead they have soared by nearly $3,000. Choices were supposed to multiply, but instead they disappeared, leaving one third of American counties with only one insurer in 2017. Show More Summary

Nearly 30 Million Americans Still Without Health-Insurance Coverage

In just the first few months of this year, nearly two million people dropped their Obamacare coverage. According to a new report released by the Administration, 12.2 million people signed up for coverage through the Obamacare exchanges in 2017. Show More Summary

Honoring Law Enforcement this National Police Week

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy declared May 15 as Peace Officers’ Memorial Day, and this week around the country will be National Police Week. Every year since 1982, members of our law enforcement community, their families and friends have gathered on this day in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary

Honoring our Veterans this National Military Appreciation Month

Yesterday, we marked National Military Appreciation Month by welcoming Honor Flight veterans, who fought on the front lines of freedom in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam, to the White House. Our service members served their country in a way and at a time that challenged each one of them to step up the perseveration of our way of life. Show More Summary

Marking a Milestone for School Choice

Yesterday, the President welcomed advocates, administrators, teachers, parents, and students to the White House to mark a milestone for school choice. This week, Congress is poised to pass legislation that President Trump will sign into law, a spending bill that will give new life and funding to the D.C. Show More Summary

Celebrating National Small Business Week

Today I had the privilege to celebrate National Small Business Week with the Small Business Administration and small business owners from all across America. Since 1963, the White House has honored America’s small businesses by marking...Show More Summary

President Trump Proposed a Massive Tax Cut. Here’s What You Need to Know.

We have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to do something big. President Trump has made tax reform a priority, and we have a Republican Congress that wants to get it done. This is something that Democrats should support too becauseShow More Summary

Remarks by the Vice President at a Meeting with US and Indonesian Business Leaders

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Good morning. AUDIENCE MEMBERS: Good morning. THE VICE PRESIDENT: Selamat pagi. (Laughter.) Vice President Kalla, thank you. Thank you for joining us this morning. Thank you for your kindness and your hospitality....Show More Summary

Celebrating the 196th Anniversary of Greek Independence

Dear Friends, I am so proud to join you in celebrating the 196th Anniversary of Greek Independence, and with President Trump, to have welcomed so many of you to the White House yesterday. Greek Independence Day means so much to all of us. Show More Summary

President Donald J. Trump Delivers the Weekly Address

Today marks President Donald J. Trump's 50th day in office and while delivering his Weekly Address, he spoke about an issue of paramount importance to families across our Nation: healthcare. Seven years ago this month, Obamacare was signed into law over the profound objections of American people. Show More Summary

Meet the Special Guests Attending President Donald J. Trump's Address to a Joint Session of Congress

President Donald J. Trump has invited several guests to attend tonight's address to a Joint Session of Congress. These special guests will be seated with First Lady Melania Trump in the Executive Gallery of the House Chamber. Watch the Joint Address live at 9 p.m. Show More Summary

President Donald J. Trump to Address a Joint Session of Congress for the First Time

President Donald J. Trump will be delivering his first address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Be sure to tune in as the President will be sharing his vision for the country. When: Tuesday, February 28,Show More Summary

President Donald J. Trump’s First Month: Achieving Results for the American People

After one month in office, President Donald J. Trump is already achieving results for the American people. Jump starting Job Creation: President Trump is looking out for American workers that Washington has left behind. Signed a Presidential...Show More Summary

President Trump: Putting Coal Country Back to Work

Today, President Donald J. Trump signed House Joint Resolution 38 to stop the costly Stream Protection Rule from further harming coal workers and the communities that depend on them. H.J.Res. 38 blocks an overly burdensome regulation...Show More Summary

Empowering Female Leaders

President Trump promised to make women’s empowerment a priority. Earlier this week, President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau took the first steps toward making that a reality by creating the United States-Canada Council for...Show More Summary

ICYMI: Former Law Clerks Herald Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch's Independence

Former Law Clerks Herald Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch’s Independence ?USA Today By Richard Wolf One thing you can say about Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch: He inspires loyalty among his former law clerks, no matter their politics. Every...Show More Summary

President Trump: Cutting Red Tape for American Businesses

The American free enterprise system is the greatest engine for economic success in the world, and this week President Donald J. Trump is taking more steps to roll back the burdensome, Obama-era regulations that are crippling our businesses. Today,...Show More Summary

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