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30 October

Readout of the Vice President's Call with Prime Minister of the United Kingdom David Cameron
seen at 21:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Tom Menino
seen at 20:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President's Call with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk
seen at 20:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on the Situation in Burkina Faso
seen at 17:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Reach Higher Commencement Challenges
seen at 17:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Passing of Tom Menino
seen at 17:04, 30 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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29 October

White House Announces Summit on Early Education
seen at 20:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Signs New Mexico Disaster Declaration
seen at 19:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny
seen at 17:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness
seen at 17:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Passing of Zambian President Michael Chilufya Sata
seen at 17:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/29/2014
seen at 17:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on American Health Care Workers Fighting Ebola
seen at 17:04, 29 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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28 October

Readout of the President’s Call with President Rousseff of Brazil
seen at 18:04, 28 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President to Overflow Crowd
seen at 14:04, 28 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/28/14
seen at 14:04, 28 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Burke for Governor Rally
seen at 14:04, 28 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Ebola
seen at 00:04, 28 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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27 October

Vice President Biden to Travel to Morocco, Ukraine, and Turkey
seen at 21:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama to Award the Medal of Honor
seen at 20:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
seen at 17:05, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/27/2014
seen at 17:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: President Obama Announces New Actions to Further Strengthen U.S. Manufacturing
seen at 17:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on Parliamentary Elections in Ukraine
seen at 17:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Presidential Election in Brazil
seen at 14:04, 27 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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26 October

Statement by the President on Parliamentary Elections in Tunisia
seen at 19:04, 26 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on Ebola
seen at 00:04, 26 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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25 October

Weekly Address: Focused on the Fight Against Ebola
seen at 12:04, 25 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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24 October

Letter - Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Sudan
seen at 21:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice - Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Sudan
seen at 21:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Calls with New York Officials
seen at 17:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at a Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Senate Mark Udall -- Denver, Colorado
seen at 17:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at a Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Governor John Hickenlooper and Democratic Candidate for Senate Mark Udall -- Fort Collins, Colorado
seen at 17:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: Focused on the Fight Against Ebola
seen at 03:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting with the National Security Council on ISIL
seen at 03:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by the Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/24/14
seen at 03:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to Attend the Opening Ceremony of POLIN, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews
seen at 00:04, 24 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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23 October

Upcoming Guidance on “A Salute to the Troops: in Performance at the White House”
seen at 18:04, 23 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 23 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/23/2014
seen at 17:04, 23 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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22 October

Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel
seen at 22:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Video Conference with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani
seen at 21:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call to Prime Minister Harper of Canada
seen at 20:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Tony Abbott of Australia
seen at 19:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Dr. Jill Biden at Women in the World Texas on Military Families
seen at 19:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by the Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/22/2014
seen at 14:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on the U.S. Government's Ebola Response and the Shooting Incident in Canada
seen at 03:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: The U.S. Government’s Response to Ebola at Home and Abroad
seen at 00:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of President Obama’s Call with Texas Presbyterian Hospital Workers
seen at 00:04, 22 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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21 October

Notice to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Situation in or in Relation to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
seen at 22:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Letter -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Situation in or in Relation to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
seen at 22:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Death of Benjamin Bradlee
seen at 17:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/21/2014
seen at 17:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at a Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Governor Bruce Braley
seen at 17:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at a Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Senate Bruce Braley
seen at 17:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz 10/20/14
seen at 17:04, 21 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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20 October

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz 10/20/14
seen at 22:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces 2014 White House Tribal Nations Conference
seen at 22:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Background Conference Call on Aerial Resupply of Forces Fighting ISIL Near Kobani, Syria
seen at 19:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi
seen at 17:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at a DNC Event-- Chicago, IL
seen at 17:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Overflow Rally
seen at 08:04, 20 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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19 October

Remarks by the President at Overflow Rally
seen at 17:04, 19 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Anthony Brown for Governor Rally
seen at 17:04, 19 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President's Call with Turkish President Erdogan
seen at 17:04, 19 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on the Domestic Ebola Response
seen at 08:04, 19 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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18 October

Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi
seen at 22:04, 18 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Governor Charlie Crist
seen at 19:04, 18 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Governor Charlie Crist
seen at 19:04, 18 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on the Domestic Ebola Response
seen at 18:04, 18 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: What You Need To Know About Ebola
seen at 12:04, 18 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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17 October

Readout of the President’s Call with President Hadi of Yemen
seen at 22:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Protecting American Consumers
seen at 20:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Safeguarding Consumers’ Financial Security
seen at 17:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: What You Need To Know About Ebola
seen at 08:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/17/14
seen at 08:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on the Domestic Ebola Response
seen at 03:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting with the National Security Council on ISIL
seen at 03:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/17/14
seen at 03:04, 17 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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16 October

Letter: Ordering the Selected Reserve and Certain Individual Ready Reserve Members of the Armed Forces to Active Duty
seen at 22:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered in Colombia
seen at 21:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Joko Widodo, President-elect of the Republic of Indonesia
seen at 21:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on Deputy National Security Advisor Antony Blinken’s Travel to Iraq
seen at 21:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Letter to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered in Colombia
seen at 20:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Löfven of Sweden
seen at 17:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call to Prime Minister Harper of Canada
seen at 17:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on the Domestic Ebola Response
seen at 17:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/16/2014
seen at 17:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President After Meeting on the Government's Response to Ebola | October 16, 2014
seen at 17:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 00:04, 16 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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15 October

Readout of the President's Video Conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron, French President François Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi
seen at 22:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at Grassroots Campaign Event with Democratic Candidate for Governor Tom Wolf -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
seen at 19:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
seen at 18:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
seen at 17:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Cabinet Meeting on the Domestic Response to Ebola
seen at 17:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by the Press Secretary, 10/15/2014
seen at 17:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Getting Long-Term Unemployed Americans Back to Work
seen at 17:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President After Meeting on the Government's Response to Ebola
seen at 08:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President After Meeting on the Government's Response to Ebola
seen at 03:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Moldovan Prime Minister Iurie Leanca
seen at 00:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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