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White House Will Review Auto Safety Regulator

The inquiry into the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration comes during a record year for recalls, in which the agency’s role has been scrutinized by Congress. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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House Panel Questions U.S. Quarantine Procedures

Members of a House oversight committee said Friday that a new Ebola case in New York City raises questions about quarantine procedures applied to U.S. troops and aid workers in the region on their return to the U.S. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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 Live from the White House Kitchen

Of the People: Live from the White House Kitchen

Last year, we launched “Of the People: Live from the White House,” a virtual field trip series with Discovery Education to give middle and high school students unique access to the White House and Obama administration officials. On October 29, the “Of the People” series continues with a live cooking demonstration and a discussion about nutrition with […]

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Cured Ebola Patient to Visit White House

President Obama to meet with Dallas nurse Nina Pham at the White House this afternoon. Full News here – First Draft

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The Original White House Homepage

Throwback Thursday: A Look Back at the White House Website 20 Years Ago

The White House launched its first website twenty years ago, creating new ways for Americans to find information about and interact with the President and the Executive Branch. When was the first White House website launched? The first White House website went live under the Clinton administration 20 years ago in 1994, the same year […]

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Capitol Field Notes: For Nervous House Incumbents, October Means a Money Chase

A heavy volume of last-minute campaign contributions is a sign of a close race. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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White House Seeks Support for Iran Deal

The Obama administration is promoting a possible nuclear agreement with Iran to allies, Congress and U.S. policy makers in an effort to win support ahead of a late November deadline. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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A White House Report, Courtesy of ‘Bills and Brews’

A rather irreverent White House pool report just arrived in our inbox. Full News here – First Draft

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‘My house is not for sale’: Indiana residents fight city’s home-seizure plan

Indiana residents are fighting to save their homes as their local government weighs a sweeping plan to demolish them to make way for new development, in a case critics are calling a “poster child” for the abuse of so-called eminent domain powers. Full News here – FOX News

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We the People Meetup: Inviting Users to Celebrate Three Years of White House Petitions

We're excited to be hosting @wethepeople users here at the @WhiteHouse for the #WTPMeetUp today! — WeThePeople (@wethepeople) October 23, 2014 On September 22, 2011, we launched We the People to give Americans a new way to petition their government around issues they care about. Since then, more than 15 million users have participated, collecting […]

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