Weekly Address: Making America Safer for Our Children
In this week's address, the President reflected on the progress of the past year, and looked forward to working on unfinished business in the coming year, particularly when it comes to the epidemic of gun violence. (The White House)
President Obama surprised a group of college journalists visiting the White House when he popped in on Josh Earnest's press briefing Thursday. Obama told the students not to be dismayed by this year's political campaign and to get out and vote (Associated Press).
President Obama is mixing up a Thanksgiving tradition this year, asking Americans to vote on which turkey he should pardon Nov. 27 in the Rose Garden. To help you decide if you're on #TeamPopcorn or #TeamCaramel, handy facts about the birds have been provided, as well as Soundcloud uploads of their gobbles. While only one victor will take home the title of National Thanksgiving Turkey, the fine print states that both turkeys will be spared slaughter.
President Barack Obama enjoys a bike ride through picturesque Martha's Vineyard as his two-week vacation to the Massachusetts island draws to a close. President Barack Obama enjoys a bike ride through picturesque Martha's Vineyard as his two-week vacation to the Massachusetts island draws to a close.