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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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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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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

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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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on of the Display of the Ghazir Rug in the White House Visitor Center
seen at 00:04, 15 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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14 October

Letter from the President -- Budget Program Revision for the Commodity Credit Corporation for Fiscal Year 2015
seen at 22:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Lisa Monaco’s Meeting with New York City Officials
seen at 20:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 10/14/2014
seen at 17:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice on the Chibok Girls
seen at 17:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: U.S. Efforts to Assist the Nigerian Government in its Fight against Boko Haram
seen at 17:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President After Meeting with Chiefs of Defense
seen at 03:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at White House Kitchen Garden Harvest
seen at 00:04, 14 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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13 October

Readout of the President’s Call with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
seen at 03:04, 13 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with French President Francois Hollande
seen at 03:04, 13 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting on the Domestic Preparedness and Response to Ebola
seen at 03:04, 13 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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12 October

Readout of the President’s Call with Secretary Burwell
seen at 20:04, 12 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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11 October

Remarks by the First Lady at Bruce Braley for Senate Rally -- Des Moines, Iowa
seen at 17:04, 11 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at a DNC Event -- San Francisco, CA
seen at 17:04, 11 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: America Is a Place Where Hard Work Should Be Rewarded
seen at 12:04, 11 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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10 October

President Obama Announces a Presidential Emergency Board, Names Members
seen at 21:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Executive Order -- Establishing an Emergency Board to Investigate a Dispute Between the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority and its Locomotive Engineers Represented by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
seen at 20:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
seen at 19:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Establishing an Emergency Board to Investigate a Dispute Between the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority and its Locomotive Engineers Represented by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
seen at 19:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Designates San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
seen at 17:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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White House Announces 2014 Fall Garden Tours
seen at 17:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz, 10/10/2014
seen at 03:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Lisa O. Monaco’s Meeting with Chief of Turkish National Intelligence Organization Dr. Hakan Fidan
seen at 00:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius
seen at 00:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at Schauer for Governor and Peters for Senate Rally
seen at 00:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Designation of the San Gabriel Mountains as a National Monument
seen at 00:04, 10 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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09 October

Presidential Determination -- Provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil
seen at 22:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz en route Los Angeles, CA, 10/9/2014
seen at 22:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Amends Santa Clara Pueblo Disaster Declaration
seen at 17:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Signs Montana Disaster Declaration
seen at 17:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President in a Town Hall on Innovation -- Los Angeles, CA
seen at 17:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at a DNC Event -- Los Angeles, CA
seen at 17:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: President Obama's Agenda for Creating Economic Opportunity for Millennials
seen at 17:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: President Obama's Agenda for Creating Economic Opportunity for Millennials
seen at 14:04, 9 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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08 October

Remarks by the President in Conference Call with State and Local Officials on Ebola
seen at 22:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President's Phone Call with President Santos of Colombia
seen at 21:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the First Lady at Fashion Education Workshop
seen at 21:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting with the National Security Council on ISIL
seen at 17:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Daily Briefing by the Press Secretary
seen at 17:04, 8 October in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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