President Barack Obama gives a little speech as he welcomes members of the military and White House staff to a Fourth of July performance on the South Lawn on Saturday (July 4) in Washington D.C. The 53-year-old Commander in Chief was joined by his lovely wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, as he introduced performer Bruno [...]
This week, the President signed a bipartisan trade deal, welcomed the President of Brazil to the White House--and showed her one of our national treasures--hosted 50 girls in green on the South Lawn for a campout to celebrate the great...Show More Summary
Some lucky Girl Scouts got the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some lucky Girl Scouts were set for the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn. Until late-night rain and thunder washed out the campout. It was the first time...Show More Summary
President Obama posed a simple question to the roughly 50 Girl Scouts camped out on the South Lawn Tuesday night: "What are you guys doing in my yard?" Michelle Obama -- who serves as honorary national president of the Girls Scouts -- engineered the event, which was co-sponsored by the Interior Department and billed as the first-ever White […]
First lady hosts Girl Scout campout on White House lawn WASHINGTON (AP) — Some lucky Girl Scouts are getting the ultimate experience in camping: spending the night sleeping in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fifty Girl Scouts will get to pitch tents at the ultimate campground next week — on the south lawn of the White House. First lady Michelle Obama is hosting Tuesday night's White House campout as part of her Let's Move...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says democracy is frustrating and messy, but he's reminding lawmakers who disagree with him that they all play for the same team, "the American team." The festivities on the South Lawn fell a few days after a majority of House Democrats dealt a blow to Obama by voting against his trade agenda.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made a state visit to the White House this week to meet with President Obama and the First Lady. During the welcome ceremony on the South Lawn Tuesday, Obama took a moment to express his gratitude to...Show More Summary
The White House is hosting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe tonight for a State dinner, and Obama welcomed him Tuesday morning with a ceremony on the south lawn. In addition to a 19-gun salute and the playing of both the Japanese and U.S. national anthems, Obama also gave a nice... More »
President Obama with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan during an arrival ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House.
This week, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the United States. On Tuesday, April 28, President Obama will welcome Prime Minister Abe with an arrival ceremony on the White House South Lawn. Arrival ceremonies began during President John F.
Just call him the Commander-in-Puns. President Barack Obama welcomed the New England Patriots on the South Lawn of the White House on Thursday, April 23, to celebrate the team's victory at the 2015 Super Bowl. Of course, this was the...Show More Summary
Watch on YouTube Today, President Obama welcomed the 2015 Super Bowl Champions, the New England Patriots, to the South Lawn of the White House to celebrate their 2015 NFL championship. The event this afternoon honored the NFL champions...Show More Summary
Watch on YouTube This afternoon, President Obama welcomed 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Kevin Harvick and the Stewart-Haas Racing Team on the White House South Lawn. The event continued the President’s tradition of honoringShow More Summary
President Obama and the First Lady welcomed more than 35,000 guests to the South Lawn of the White House for the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll. This year’s theme was #GimmeFive to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! initiative. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama put politics on the back burner for a fun time on Monday. Joined by First Lady Michelle Obama, the president kicked off the White House's annual Easter Egg Roll on a balcony overlooking the South Lawn. DespiteShow More Summary
Small children crowded the South Lawn of the White House on Monday for the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll hosted by President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama. This year's theme was #GimmeFive, encouraging children to be active and celebrating the fifth anniversary of the first lady's Let's Move initiative. Show More Summary
The President and First Lady are hosting the 137th annual Easter Egg Roll today, a White House tradition full of music and activities. Throughout the day, more than 35,000 visitors will pass through the South Lawn and have the opportunity...Show More Summary
Today, the President and First Lady will host more than 35,000 people at the 137th-annual White House Easter Egg Roll. And, we’re excited to bring you new ways to experience the fun of the South Lawn from anywhere. For the first time...Show More Summary