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What We’re Reading — December 12, 2014

President Obama meets with Saudi Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdalaziz Al Saud this morning to discuss the Islamic State and Yemen. This afternoon, Obama meets with national security and public health teams to hear about progress in the fight against Ebola. Vice President Biden attends both the meeting with the Saudi Interior […]

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What We’re Reading — December 10, 2014

President Obama delivers remarks at the White House Summit on Early Education, where he’ll announce new campaigns to expand preschool programs in low-income communities. He’ll head to Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in the afternoon to deliver toys and gifts to the Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots campaign. Vice President Biden meets Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas […]

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What We’re Reading — December 9, 2014

President Obama delivers remarks this morning at an event for senior leaders in the federal workforce. This afternoon, he heads to Nashville’s Casa Azafran community center, which houses a number of immigration-related nonprofits, where he’ll answer questions on his executive actions on immigration. He heads back to D.C. this evening. Vice President Biden attends the […]

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What We’re Reading: December 5, 2014

President Obama introduces Ash Carter as his new Defense chief this morning in the Roosevelt Room. Later, he meets King Abdullah of Jordan in the Oval Office, then he’ll sit down with new governors of Alaska, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. Next week, Obama heads to Nashville to speak on his executive […]

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What We’re Reading: December 4, 2014

President Obama hosts the Summit on College Opportunity at the Ronald Reagan Building today, aimed at encouraging college attendance. Tonight, he delivers remarks at the National Christmas Tree Lighting on the Ellipse. Vice President Biden delivers remarks this morning at the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Kennedy Center expansion project. This afternoon, it’s Biden’s turn at […]

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What We’re Reading — December 3, 2014

President Obama joins the quarterly meeting of the Business Roundtable this morning to offer remarks and answer questions from leading CEOs. This afternoon he’ll have lunch with Vice President Biden, who will probably spend the meal psyching Obama up for his next meeting, an Oval Office sit-down with Sen. Mitch McConnell. Later, Obama delivers remarks […]

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What We’re Reading: Decemeber 2, 2104

President Obama meets with 12 tribal leaders from across the country in the Roosevelt Room this morning, ahead of tomorrow’s Tribal Nation’s Conference. Obama hosts Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel for what we’re certain won’t be an awkward meeting in the Oval Office. Later, Obama heads to Walter Reed to visit wounded service members, then he […]

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What We’re Reading: November 21, 2014

President Obama heads to Nevada today to pitch his executive actions on immigration. He speaks at Del Sol High School, the same place where he laid out immigration reform principles about two years ago. Obama overnights in Henderson, NV. Vice President Biden woke up in Kiev this morning, 7 hours ahead of D.C. time. He’s […]

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NEWS RELEASE: GILMORE: Executive Action on Immigration Ignores Rule of Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  November 20, 2014 Contact: Matt Missen Matt@AmericanOpportunity.org Governor Jim Gilmore: Executive Action on Immigration Ignores Rule of Law Alexandria, Va. – Governor Jim Gilmore today released the following statement ahead of President Obama’s announcement of his executive action regarding immigration: “The President’s actions tonight represent a pattern of ignoring the rule of law, […]

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What We’re Reading: November 20, 2014

President Obama honors recipients of the National Medal of Science and the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in the East Room this morning. He’ll spend the rest of the day preparing for his 8 p.m. ET address to the nation, which also takes place in the East Room tonight. President Obama will announce executive […]

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What We’re Reading: 100th Edition

President Obama hosts a conference on digital learning with school superintendents and educators in the East Room this morning. He’ll sign the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act in the Oval Office later today. Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden departed last night for Marrakech, the first stop in a five-day trek across […]

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What We’re Reading — November 18, 2014

President Obama meets his national security and public health teams this morning for an update on Ebola response. This afternoon, he accepts credentials from new ambassadors from Switzerland, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Macedonia, Mali, Kenya, Comoros, Angola, Senegal and the European Union. Obama’s Checklist: Keystone, Ferguson, Iran, Immigration. And That’s Just This Week. Vice President Biden attends […]

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