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"I believe that we’re strongest as a nation when the President and Congress work together." —President Obama on the Congressional authorization to train and equip moderate Syrian opposition forces so they can take the fight to ISIL

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"I believe that we’re strongest as a nation when the President and Congress work together." —President Obama on the Congressional authorization to train and equip moderate Syrian opposition forces so they can take the fight to ISIL

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Worth sharing: 5 things you should know about our strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL.

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Worth sharing: 5 things you should know about our strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL.

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Get the latest on how President Obama’s partnering with businesses to combat climate climate.

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Get the latest on how President Obama’s partnering with businesses to combat climate climate.

In Case You Missed It: President Obama Answers Your Education Questions

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Did you miss it? Watch today’s Tumblr Q&A right here to see President Obama answer questions on education, college affordability, and more.

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"Let us all pray for their safe return. Let us hold their families in our hearts during this very difficult time. And let us show just a fraction of their courage in fighting to give every girl on this planet the education that is her birthright." —First Lady Michelle Obama

Watch the First Lady mark Mother’s Day and speak out on the tragic kidnapping of more than 200 girls in Nigeria.

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It’s time to #BringBackOurGirls.
Read about how the U.S. is helping Nigeria in the search for those who were kidnapped.
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Climate change is not a distant threat, it’s affecting us right now. Here’s why it’s time to #ActOnClimate.

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Climate change is not a distant threat, it’s affecting us right now. Here’s why it’s time to #ActOnClimate.

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Here in Washington, DC this weekend? Come hang out at the White House for the spring garden tour.

Check out the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the Rose Garden, and the South Lawn—including the White House Kitchen Garden. The National Park Service will distribute free tickets on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9 a.m. ET on Saturday and Sunday at the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion located at 15th and E Streets.

The United States is and always will be a Pacific nation.
President Obama in Japan, April 24, 2014