The first dance. Photo by Patrick Record.

Obama: Taliban Can Choose ‘Path to Peace’

President Obama’s full speech from Afghanistan (in case you missed it)

The President’s 2011 Tax Return
Elizabeth Shell highlighted some of the interesting bits in our second-annual infographic of the first family’s tax return. Here is 2010’s.

The President’s 2011 Tax Return

Elizabeth Shell highlighted some of the interesting bits in our second-annual infographic of the first family’s tax return. Here is 2010’s.

Health Care Reform By the Numbers
Obama Campaign Likes Where It Stands After Super Tuesday
PHOTO: During a January trip to Cleveland, President Obama greets neighbors outside the home of a family who almost lost their home after falling victim to a predatory lender; White House photo by Pete Souza
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Obama Campaign Likes Where It Stands After Super Tuesday

PHOTO: During a January trip to Cleveland, President Obama greets neighbors outside the home of a family who almost lost their home after falling victim to a predatory lender; White House photo by Pete Souza

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Video if you missed it.

(President Obama announced a compromise Friday to a controversial policy requiring certain religious organizations cover contraception services for employees. The institutions will now be able to shift responsibility for contraception coverage to health insurance companies.)

More on the reaction to the announcement here. 

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Twenty-one economies are participating in the Asia-Pacific Economic  Cooperation summit this weekend to discuss trade and investment in the  Asia and Pacific region.
Some have predicted this year’s host - President Obama - will get rid of the now classic goofy costumes attendees wear each year.
Until then, here are some photos of them in the years past.
(Photo courtesy APEC)

Twenty-one economies are participating in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit this weekend to discuss trade and investment in the Asia and Pacific region.

Some have predicted this year’s host - President Obama - will get rid of the now classic goofy costumes attendees wear each year.

Until then, here are some photos of them in the years past.

(Photo courtesy APEC)

Tax increases are “off the table” because “tax increases destroy jobs.” 

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, responded to President Obama’s $447 billion jobs plan Thursday at the Economic Club of Washington. If you missed it watch the full speech.

More.

After visiting ground zero in New York and Shanksville, Pa., earlier in the day to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, President Barack Obama spoke Sunday evening at “A Concert for Hope,” at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Here are his full remarks.

(Source: newshour.pbs.org)

Video of President Obama’s full jobs speech if you missed it.

More coverage here.