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WHITE HOUSE VIDEO MESSAGE: Celebrating Easter and Passover
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ______________________________________________________________________________ EMBARGOED UNTIL 6:00 AM ET, SATURDAY, April 19, 2014 WHITE HOUSE VIDEO MESSAGE: Celebrating Easter and Passover WASHINGTON, DC – In this week’s video message, Special Assistant to the President and Director of Communications to the First Lady María Cristina González Noguera commemorates the celebration of Passover and Easter.  Remarks ...

Executive Order -- Expanding Eligibility for the Defense Meritorious Service Medal
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Executive Order 12019 of November 3, 1977 (Establishing the Defense Meritorious Service Medal), is amended by inserting ", or to any member of the armed forces of a friendly foreign nation," after "any member of the Armed Forces of the United States". BARACK OBAMA THE WHITE HOUSE, April 18, 2014.

Presidential Proclamation -- National Park Week, 2014
NATIONAL PARK WEEK, 2014 - - - - - - - BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION To honor America's natural beauty and cultural heritage, the National Park Service will offer free admission this weekend. This celebration opens opportunities to take in the majesty of canyons, redwoods, and geysers -- to learn the history of Civil War battles and Civil Rights marches. During National Park Week, I encourage Americans to take advantage of the chance to rediscover the great ...

Remarks by the President at Presentation of the Commander-in-Chief Trophy to the U.S. Naval Academy
Rose Garden 2:02 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Everybody, have a seat, have a seat.  Welcome to the White House.  Congratulations to the Navy Midshipmen.  (Applause.)  Does this get old? AUDIENCE MEMBER:  Never. THE PRESIDENT:  No?  Okay.  (Laughter.)  It’s good to see Coach Ken again.  And I want to recognize Vice Admiral Mike Miller for his service to the Academy and to our country. This is the second time these seniors have come here to ...

Statement by the Press Secretary on S. 2195
On Friday, April 18, 2014, the President signed into law: S. 2195, which amends current law to deny admission to the United States to any representative to the United Nations who the President determines has been engaged in terrorist activity against the United States or its allies and may pose a threat to U.S. national security interests.

White House Announces 2014 Spring Garden Events
April 26 and 27 WASHINGTON –As part of the President and First Lady’s ongoing effort to open the People’s House to as many people as possible, the White House will open its gardens and grounds to visitors on Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT, and Sunday, April 27 from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM EDT.  During this event, visitors can see the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, Rose Garden and South Lawn of the White House.  Additionally, the White House Kitchen Garden ...

Social Services Offices Implementing New Office Procedures
FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 18, 2014) ? The Kentucky Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) is implementing new office procedures for walk-in customer benefit interviews at its family support offices. The new office procedures have been tested in 28 counties with great success. The change starts Monday, April 21, 2014 at all county DCBS offices. Media Contact: Anya Armes Weber, (502) 564-6786, ext. 3104; or Gwenda Bond, (502) 564-6786, ext. 3100

Eastern Kentucky workshops explore arts, cultural project development; entrepreneurship
The Kentucky Arts Council will present two events in May to share information with communities, artists and others interested in harvesting arts and cultural resources in eastern Kentucky for tourism, business growth and economic development purposes. Emily B. Moses Communications Director502-564-3757, ext.

Press Conference by the President, 4/17/14
REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT PRESS CONFERENCE James S. Brady Press Briefing Room **Please see below for a correction marked with asterisks. 3:40 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Hello, everybody.  Before I begin I just want to express on behalf of the American people our deepest condolences to the Republic of Korea and the families of all those who’ve seen their loved ones lost when a ferry sank within the last couple of days. Obviously, information is stillcoming in.  We know that ...

Readout of the President?s Call with Prime Minister Cameron of United Kingdom
The President and Prime Minister Cameron of the United Kingdom spoke today regarding their deep concern about the situation in eastern Ukraine.  The President commended the government of Ukraine’s approach to today’s discussions in Geneva, where it put forward constructive proposals to expand local governance and ensure the rights of all Ukrainians are protected.  The leaders stressed that Russia needs to take immediate, concrete actions to de-escalate the situation ...

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