President Obama on Establishment of "Promise Zones"
President Obama announced the establishment of five “Promise Zones” to provide federal funding and tax credits in areas to aid… read more
President Obama announced the establishment of five “Promise Zones” to provide federal funding and tax credits in areas to aid and revive high-poverty sectors. The first communities to be designated were San Antonio, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Southeastern Kentucky, and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
More Videos From
White House Events
Unemployment Insurance Extension
President Obama urged Congress to pass a bill to extend emergency unemployment benefits. His remarks came after…
President Obama on Sexual Assaults
President Obama introduced an initiative for a task force to help college campuses protect students from sexual…
President Obama on Long-Term Unemployed
President Obama outlined new efforts to assist the long-term unemployed, including the Labor Department’s…
Presidents Obama and Hollande Joint News Conference
President Obama and French President Francois Hollande held a joint news conference at the White House, where they took…