2012

House Schedule Tuesday, December 4, 2012

House Schedule Tuesday, December 4, 2012

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4TH On Tuesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning and hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 1:45-2:45 p.m. One Minute Speeches H.R. 6582 – To allow for innovations and alternative technologies that meet or exceed desired energy efficiency goals, and to make technical corrections to existing Federal energy efficiency laws to allow American manufacturers to remain competitive, as amended […]

‘Dos’ and ‘Don’ts’ for the Lame Duck Congress

‘Dos’ and ‘Don’ts’ for the Lame Duck Congress

WASHINGTON (Dec. 3, 2012) –-There’s any number of legislative avenues down which the ongoing negotiations in Congress to avert the so-called “fiscal cliff” could ultimately proceed, but some are clearly better than others. In a new brief, R Street Outreach Director lays out five “dos” and five “don’ts” for the lame-duck Congress. While lawmakers’ desire to attach their own pet projects to the last legislative train out of town is […]

President Obama’s Schedule – December  2012

President Obama’s Schedule – December 2012

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2012 AND SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2012 On Saturday, the President has no public events scheduled. On Sunday, the President and the First Lady will host the Kennedy Center Honorees Reception in the East Room. The President will deliver remarks. The President’s remarks are pooled press.  Later, the President and the First Lady will attend the Kennedy Center Honors at the Kennedy […]

White House Press Briefing – Nov. 29, 2012

White House Press Briefing – Nov. 29, 2012

PRESS BRIEFING BY PRESS SECRETARY JAY CARNEY James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 1:15 P.M. EST MR. CARNEY:  I’m sorry, Mr. Knoller, did you have a request?   Q    You bet.  (Laughter.)  Any chance your briefing might be interrupted by a joint appearance?   MR. CARNEY:  Uhh — no.  (Laughter.)   Q    Why not the historical record, seriously — I mean, to view them together?  We’ve seen other Presidents and […]

Christmas at the White House 2012

Christmas at the White House 2012

Get the 2012 Official White House Christmas Ornament Digital versions of the official White House tour booklet that visitors will receive and the Bo bookmark that children will receive can be found here: Official White House tour booklet & Bo bookmark. Text Version Holidays at The White House 2012 Thank you for visiting the White House. Our family is so pleased you could join us as we take time to […]