276Aug 10, 2013
President Obama at the Disabled American Veterans National Convention
President Obama spoke at the Disabled American Veterans National Convention in Orlando, Florida. He talked about several priorities of his administration for honoring the nation’s ...
828Jun 17, 2013
President Obama in Belfast, Northern Ireland
While attending a G-8 summit in Northern Ireland, President Obama spoke to students about about lasting peace in Northern Ireland and urged students to challenge the “hardened attitudes and ...
816May 17, 2013
First Lady Michelle Obama at Bowie State University Commencement
First lady Michelle Obama delivered the commencement address to the graduating class of Bowie State University. She talked about the importance of education, the history of the struggle of ...
1,028Apr 30, 2013
Jobs for Veterans and Military Spouses
President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden announced a new “Joining Forces” initiative to employ more veterans and military spouses.
341Apr 2, 2013
Michelle Obama at Jackie Robinson Workshop
Michelle Obama hosted a student workshop at the White House with the cast and crew of 42, a film about Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play major league baseball. The ...
282Apr 1, 2013
Official Remarks at White House Easter Egg Roll
President and Mrs. Obama addressed visitors gathered on the South Lawn for the annual White House Easter Egg Roll from the White House balcony.
1,419Mar 8, 2013
International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony
Secretary of State John Kerry and first lady Michelle Obama honored recipients of the 2013 International Women of Courage Award. The annual award recognizes women from around the world who have ...
589Mar 8, 2013
Summit on Childhood Obesity
First lady Michelle Obama gave a keynote address at a childhood obesity summit which looked at ways the private sector can help parents promote a healthy lifestyle to their children. Mayor ...
177Feb 25, 2013
Michelle Obama and Jill Biden Remarks to National Governors Association
Jill Biden and Michelle Obama and talked about their initiative to help Afghanistan war veterans re-enter the civilian work force. They encouraged governors to enact legislation to assist ...
3,397Feb 18, 2013
Historical Perspectives on First Ladies
Historians talked about the role of the first lady of the United States and how it had evolved through history. They gave examples of the differences between various first ladies. The ...
3,363Jan 21, 2013
2013 Presidential Inaugural Review of Troops and Motorcade
Following the public inauguration ceremony and congressional luncheon, President Obama reviewed the troops from the East Front of the U.S. Capitol before the official motorcade returned to the White ...
12,475Jan 21, 2013
2013 Presidential Inaugural Parade
President and Mrs. Obama watched units from the military, schools, and public service organizations as they marched in the inaugural parade to honor his second inauguration.
2,887Jan 21, 2013
Obama Inaugural Ball Appearance
President and Michelle Obama danced at the Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center as Jennifer Hudson sang. It was their second inaugural ball appearance that night.
1,493Jan 21, 2013
Obama at Commander-in-Chief's Ball
President Obama appeared at the Commander-in-Chief’s Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center. He spoke to the guests, including active duty and reserve service members, Medal ...
1,434Jan 21, 2013
Obama Third Inaugural Ball Appearance
Live scenes were shown of President and Mrs. Obama dancing at the Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center as Jennifer Hudson sang. The Inaugural Ball was held on two ...
677Jan 20, 2013
President Obama at Candlelight Ceremony
On this eve of the presidential inauguration ceremony, President and Mrs. Obama and Vice President and Mrs. Biden attended a candlelight reception in the atrium of the National Building ...
2,363Jan 20, 2013
Official Swearing-In of President Obama
President Obama was officially sworn-in by Chief Justice John Roberts on Sunday, January 20, 2013, in a private ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House. Historically, Inaugural Ceremonies ...
209Jan 19, 2013
President Obama Day of Service Event
President Barack Obama took part in a “National Day of Service” event the day before his second term began. The event to honor the service and legacy of Martin Luther King, Junior, ...
149Jan 19, 2013
National Day of Service Summit
Eva Longoria, Chelsea Clinton, and Beau Biden spoke at a “National Day of Service” summit event on the National Mall, hosted by the Presidential Inaugural Committee. First lady ...
669Jan 19, 2013
Kids' Inaugural Concert
Dr. Jill Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at the 2013 Kids' Inaugural Concert, held to honor and celebrate the service and sacrifice of military families.
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