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27 November

Weekly Address: Happy Thanksgiving from the Obama Family
seen at 12:04, 27 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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26 November

Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 1233, H.R. 4194, S. 885, S. 898, S. 1093, S. 1499, S. 1512, S. 1934, S. 2141, S. 2539 and S. 2583
seen at 22:04, 26 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Pardoning of the National Turkey
seen at 21:04, 26 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Background on the Pardoning of the National Thanksgiving Turkey
seen at 20:04, 26 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of King Abdullah II of Jordan
seen at 17:04, 26 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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25 November

Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Romanian President-elect Klaus Iohannis
seen at 22:04, 25 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 25 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Gaggle en route Chicago with Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz, 11/25/14
seen at 17:04, 25 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Immigration -- Chicago, IL
seen at 17:04, 25 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
seen at 00:04, 25 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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24 November

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest
seen at 17:04, 24 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President After Announcement of the Decision by the Grand Jury in Ferguson, Missouri
seen at 08:04, 24 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on the Resignation of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel
seen at 03:04, 24 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Medal of Freedom
seen at 03:04, 24 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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23 November

Statement by the President on the Passing of Marion Barry
seen at 17:04, 23 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades
seen at 17:04, 23 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials on the Trip of Vice President Joe Biden to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey
seen at 17:04, 23 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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22 November

FACT SHEET: Vice President Joe Biden Announces $135 Million in Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Syria Crisis
seen at 17:04, 22 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on the Nairobi-Bound Bus Attack
seen at 17:04, 22 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden on European Energy Security to the Atlantic Council Energy and Economic Summit
seen at 17:04, 22 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement to the Press by Vice President Joe Biden and Turkish President Recep Erdogan
seen at 17:04, 22 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: Immigration Accountability Executive Action
seen at 12:04, 22 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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21 November

Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan
seen at 22:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz
seen at 22:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on Holodomor Remembrance Day
seen at 20:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Determination -- National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
seen at 20:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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White House Announces New Executive Pastry Chef, Susan Morrison
seen at 20:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Presidential Determination Pursuant to Section 1245(d)(4)(B) and (C) of the National Defense Authorization Act
seen at 20:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statements to the Press by Vice President Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
seen at 18:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials on the Trip of Vice President Joe Biden to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: The Economic Benefits of Fixing Our Broken Immigration System
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Travel to India
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President's Meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Upcoming Guidance on Holidays at the White House
seen at 17:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: U.S. Assistance to Ukraine
seen at 14:05, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Comentarios del Presidente Barack Obama Discurso a la Nación sobre Inmigración La Casa Blanca
seen at 03:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Immigration
seen at 00:04, 21 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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20 November

Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials on the Vice President's Trip to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey
seen at 22:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Vice President Joe Biden to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit
seen at 21:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma
seen at 20:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology and Innovation Award Ceremony
seen at 20:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Presents the National Medals of Science & National Medals of Technology and Innovation
seen at 17:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Global Entrepreneurship Summit
seen at 12:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Immigration
seen at 03:04, 20 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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19 November

Remarks by the President at ConnectED Superintendents Summit
seen at 22:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 11/19/2014
seen at 20:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President's Meeting with King Mohammed VI of Morocco
seen at 20:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by National Security Council Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on President Obama's Meeting with Prince Mitib bin Abdallah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud
seen at 19:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Bill Signing
seen at 19:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on S. 1086
seen at 18:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by Dr. Jill Biden at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit Women’s Day
seen at 17:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: ConnectED to the Future
seen at 17:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 00:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations and Withdrawal Sent to the Senate
seen at 00:04, 19 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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18 November

FACT SHEET: Growing the United States Electric Vehicle Market
seen at 22:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Senior Administration Officials in a Conference Call on the Vice President's Trip to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey
seen at 22:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President Before Meeting with National Security and Public Health Teams on Ebola
seen at 20:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka
seen at 17:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by the Press Secretary, 11/18/2014
seen at 17:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on Attack in Jerusalem
seen at 17:04, 18 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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17 November

FACT SHEET: President Obama’s SupplierPay Initiative Expands; 21 Additional Companies Pledge to Strengthen America’s Small Businesses
seen at 22:04, 17 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: President Obama’s SupplierPay Initiative Expands; 20 Additional Companies Pledge to Strengthen America’s Small Businesses
seen at 17:13, 17 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Passing of Dr. Martin Salia
seen at 17:13, 17 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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16 November

G20 Leaders’ Communiqué
seen at 21:04, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Death of Abdul-Rahman Kassig
seen at 21:04, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at G20 Press Conference | November 16, 2014
seen at 17:05, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
seen at 08:04, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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G20 Leaders’ Communiqué
seen at 08:04, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: The G-20 Brisbane Summit
seen at 08:04, 16 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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15 November

FACT SHEET: United States Support for Global Efforts to Combat Carbon Pollution and Build Resilience
seen at 17:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President's Central America Events Today
seen at 17:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola
seen at 17:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at the University of Queensland
seen at 17:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: Open Enrollment Starts Today
seen at 12:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Australia-Japan-United States Trilateral Leaders Meeting Joint Media Release
seen at 08:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola
seen at 08:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at the University of Queensland
seen at 08:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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United States and Japan Announce $4.5 Billion in Pledges to Green Climate Fund (GCF)
seen at 03:04, 15 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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14 November

White House to Host ConnectED to the Future Event
seen at 20:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma in Joint Press Conference | November 14, 2014
seen at 20:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: The President's Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative
seen at 17:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Promoting Prosperity, Security and Good Governance in Central America
seen at 17:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama After Civil Society Roundtable
seen at 17:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall, 11/14/14
seen at 17:04, 14 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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13 November

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: New Initiative to Improve Labor Rights in Burma
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Joint Statement
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama After Bilateral Meeting with President Thein Sein of Burma
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Agreement Between the United States and India on the Trade Facilitation Agreement at the World Trade Organization (WTO)
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: 2nd ASEAN-U.S. Summit
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by Deputy National Security Advisor For Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes on the Opening of a Peace Corps Program in Burma
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: U.S. Assistance to Burma
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes, 11/13/14
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama Before U.S.-ASEAN Summit Meeting
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama After Roundtable at Parliamentary Resource Center | November 13, 2014
seen at 17:04, 13 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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12 November

White House Report: Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity
seen at 18:04, 12 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice - Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
seen at 18:04, 12 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Letter - Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Iran
seen at 18:04, 12 November in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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