Photo of the Day: President Barack Obama talks with President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine during a pull aside at the Nuclear Security Summit at the Coex Center in Seoul, Republic of Korea, March 27, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Learn more at http://wh.gov/naV
Photo of the Day: President Barack Obama is briefed by Lt. Col. Yoon Bong-hee, left, as he views the DMZ from Observation Post Ouellette at Camp Bonifas, Republic of Korea, March 25, 2012. A translator assists during the briefing. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Learn more at http://wh.gov/RhQ
Earlier this month, President Obama called on Congress to repeal the $4 billion annual subsidies we give to oil companies, and they are scheduled to vote on doing so today. Learn more at http://wh.gov/nOK
The U.S. Embassy in Seoul held a competition inviting South Koreans to submit questions via social media for President Obama. The top three questions received written responses from the President – check out the Q&A:
"It doesn’t make sense for us be providing a $4 billion subsidy when oil and gas are doing plenty well on their own…let's tell Congress to get their act together, let's allocate these subsidies in a smart kind of way." - President Obama in Maljamar, New Mexico
100% of the people with diabetes, asthma, cancer and many other health conditions will no longer be denied insurance coverage because of their pre-existing conditions beginning in 2014. Insurance companies are already banned from denying coverage to children with pre-existing conditions. Learn more at http://www.wh.gov/healthreform
We put together an infographic that breaks out the kinds of priorities we'd have to give up for the $150,000 tax break that Republicans want to give to the nation's millionaires and billionaires. Check it out and share it with your friends.
An additional 2.5 million young adults have health insurance because of the provision in the Affordable Care Act that allows them to stay on their parents’ plan until they turn 26. Learn more at http://wh.gov/healthreform