The State of Our Climate: A Google+ Hangout with Secretary Moniz and Administrator McCarthy
Next Monday, join Grist.org, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, and the White House for a Google+ Hangout on climate change and the steps we're taking to reduce carbon pollution, prepare for the impacts of climate change, and build a clean energy economy.
President Obama Awards the Medal of Honor to Sgt. Kyle J. White
Yesterday, the President awarded Kyle J. White, a former active-duty Army Sergeant, the Medal of Honor during a ceremony at the White House. Sgt. White received the medal for his courageous actions during combat operations in Nuristan Province, Afghanistan on November 9, 2007.
A Mother's Day Tea with the First Lady and Dr. Biden
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden invited more than 100 military mothers and their families to the White House for a Mother's Day Tea. The military mothers in attendance included military spouses, active duty and reserve service members, and women veterans.