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28 January

Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on Lisa O. Monaco’s Meeting with French Minister of the Interior Bernard Cazeneuve
seen at 17:04, 28 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece
seen at 00:04, 28 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Farewell Tribute in Honor of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel
seen at 00:04, 28 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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27 January

President Obama Signs Disaster Declaration for the Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians
seen at 21:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate
seen at 21:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Chancellor Merkel of Germany
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: President’s 2016 Budget Proposes Historic Investment to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria to Protect Public Health
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Offer Condolences for the Passing of King Abdullah
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Josh Earnest and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama in Address to the People of India
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Modi of the Republic of India in a Joint Radio Address
seen at 17:04, 27 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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26 January

Caribbean Energy Security Summit Joint Statement
seen at 21:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by Vice President Biden on the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Bernadette Meehan on Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Lisa O. Monaco’s Visit to Afghanistan
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Fostering a Cleaner and More Sustainable Energy Future in the Caribbean
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Greek Elections
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, et al. | January 26, 2015
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at U.S.-India Business Council Summit
seen at 17:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate
seen at 00:04, 26 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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25 January

Statements by President Obama and Prime Minister Modi of the Republic of India
seen at 18:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama at India State Dinner
seen at 18:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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India-U.S. Delhi Declaration of Friendship
seen at 17:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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U.S.-India Joint Strategic Vision for the Asia-Pacific and Indian Ocean Region
seen at 17:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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U.S.-India Joint Statement साँझा प्रयास - सबका विकास” – “Shared Effort; Progress for All”
seen at 17:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Fact Sheet: U.S. and India Climate and Clean Energy Cooperation
seen at 17:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statements by President Obama and Prime Minister Modi of the Republic of India
seen at 17:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President's Call with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan
seen at 08:04, 25 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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24 January

Readout of the President’s Call with King Salman bin Abdulaziz of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
seen at 21:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Death of Haruna Yukawa
seen at 21:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President and First Lady on the Passing of Ernie Banks
seen at 12:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Weekly Address: Middle-Class Economics
seen at 12:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko
seen at 00:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Edgar Lungu, President-elect of the Republic of Zambia
seen at 00:04, 24 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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23 January

FACT SHEET: President Obama hosts over 200 Mayors from Across the Country at the White House
seen at 20:04, 23 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by the Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 1/23/15
seen at 17:04, 23 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President to U.S. Conference of Mayors
seen at 17:04, 23 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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22 January

Statement by the President on the 42nd Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
seen at 21:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the UN General Assembly Meeting on the Rise of Anti-Semitism
seen at 21:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Middle-Class Economics -- University of Kansas, Lawrence KS
seen at 21:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of Vice President Biden's Drop-By with a Visiting Delegation from Iraq’s Anbar Province
seen at 20:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Passing of Wendell Ford
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle Aboard Air Force One en route Andrews AFB, 01/22/15
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Wendell Ford
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on the Death of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with President Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan
seen at 17:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the President on the Death of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz
seen at 03:04, 22 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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21 January

FACT SHEET: Partnering with Employers to Equip Hardworking Americans with the Skills They Need to Advance into Better-Paying Jobs
seen at 21:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement from the President
seen at 19:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Meeting with Foreign Minister Julie Bishop of Australia
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Helping All Working Families with Young Children Afford Child Care
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle aboard Air Force One en route Boise, Idaho, 1/21/15
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Middle-Class Economics -- Boise, ID
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Message -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Terrorists Who Threaten to Disrupt the Middle East Peace Process
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Notice -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Terrorists Who Threaten to Disrupt the Middle East Peace Process
seen at 17:04, 21 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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20 January

Vice President Biden to Travel to California
seen at 22:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery State of the Union Address
seen at 18:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Middle Class Economics for the 21st Century - Helping Working Families Get Ahead
seen at 08:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President in State of the Union Address | January 20, 2015
seen at 08:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President's Call with President Hollande of France
seen at 03:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery State of the Union Address
seen at 03:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Excerpts of the President’s State of the Union Address
seen at 00:04, 20 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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19 January

White House Announces Guests in First Lady's Box -- State of the Union Address
seen at 14:04, 19 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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The President and First Lady, Vice President Biden, Cabinet Secretaries, and Senior Administration Officials Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
seen at 14:04, 19 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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18 January

Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom in Joint Press Conference
seen at 17:04, 18 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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17 January

Weekly Address: State of the Union Is This Tuesday
seen at 12:04, 17 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: A Simpler, Fairer Tax Code That Responsibly Invests in Middle Class Families
seen at 03:04, 17 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to Attend the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau
seen at 00:04, 17 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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16 January

Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Haitian President Michel Martelly
seen at 22:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Vice President on the Departure of Lynn Rosenthal
seen at 21:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom in Joint Press Conference
seen at 19:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: U.S.-United Kingdom Cybersecurity Cooperation
seen at 18:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate
seen at 18:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Increasing Investment in U.S. Roads, Ports and Drinking Water Systems Through Innovative Financing
seen at 17:04, 16 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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15 January

Readout of the President’s Call with Chancellor Merkel of Germany
seen at 21:04, 15 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Working Families in a 21st Century Economy
seen at 21:04, 15 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Daily Briefing by the Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 01/15/15
seen at 17:04, 15 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Statement by the Press Secretary on the Publication of Regulatory Changes regarding Cuba
seen at 17:04, 15 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Vice President Biden Announces $25 Million in Funding for Cybersecurity Education at HBCUs
seen at 17:04, 15 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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14 January

FACT SHEET: White House Unveils New Steps to Strengthen Working Families Across America
seen at 17:04, 14 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Josh Earnest en route Cedar Falls, IA, 1/14/15
seen at 17:04, 14 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Administration Takes Steps Forward on Climate Action Plan by Announcing Actions to Cut Methane Emissions
seen at 17:04, 14 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Call with Ohio State Buckeyes’ Coach Meyer
seen at 17:04, 14 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President on Promoting Community Broadband
seen at 00:04, 14 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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13 January

Statement by the President on the Departure of Mike Boots
seen at 21:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the President’s Meeting with Members of the Congressional Leadership
seen at 20:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President Before Meeting with Congressional Leadership
seen at 19:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Presidential Nominations Sent to the Senate
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Readout of the Vice President’s Call with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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President Obama Announces Presidential Delegation to the Plurinational State of Bolivia to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Evo Morales Ayma
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 1/13/2015
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at the National Cybersecurity Communications Integration Center
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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SECURING CYBERSPACE - President Obama Announces New Cybersecurity Legislative Proposal and Other Cybersecurity Efforts
seen at 17:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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FACT SHEET: Broadband That Works: Promoting Competition & Local Choice In Next-Generation Connectivity
seen at 00:04, 13 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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12 January

Vice President Biden to Host Caribbean Energy Security Summit
seen at 22:04, 12 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at Visit with the 2014 NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs
seen at 22:04, 12 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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Remarks by the President at the Federal Trade Commission
seen at 20:04, 12 January in Whitehouse Press Briefings
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