White House Breaking News: Obama to Outline Second-term Tech Plan for 'smarter' Government
The White House said that President Barack Obama will describe his second-term plan for "smarter government" by using technology and data to deliver services faster and save taxpayers money. The White House said the plan would build on progress made so far in opening up government data to entrepreneurs and in modernizing government services.
President Barack Obama condemned the violence in Egypt and said that the United States was not working with any particular Egyptian political party or group as the country reels from a military takeover.
President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama not only celebrated the nation's 237th birthday yesterday, but they also celebrated their daughter Malia's 15th! Barack hosted over 1,200 troops yesterday at the White House's South lawn for the Independence Day celebration, and thanked them for their service. He also gave a shout out to Malia's big day saying: "It's Malia's birthday so she is appreciative that you're all going to be wishing her a happy birthday."