Here are some of the top stories from the White House blog
: Congressional Republicans "Plan B" Legislation: Cuts Taxes for Millionaires, Fails To Meet The Test Of Balance
Today, White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer released a statement on the Congressional Republican “Plan B” legislation. In addition, the White House released a fact sheet detailing the harmful impacts of the Congressional Republican “Plan B” legislation. Resources for Parents and Schools After Connecticut Tragedy
Following Friday’s shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, CT, the Department of Education has provided a number of resources to help parents in the wake of traumatic events, as well as a host of resources to help schools prepare for and recover from crisis. President Obama at Prayer Vigil for Connecticut Shooting Victims: "Newtown, You Are Not Alone"
On Sunday, President Obama traveled to Newtown, CT to meet with the families of those who were lost in Friday’s tragic shooting, and to thank first responders for their work. The President spoke at an interfaith vigil for families of the victims.
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The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:45 AM:
The President delivers a statement; the Vice President also attends 6:45 PM:
The President delivers remarks at the Diplomatic Corps Holiday Reception Indicates that the event will be live-streamed on WhiteHouse.gov/Live