Presidential News Conference
President Obama held a news conference on rising gas prices and other issues. He said the U.S. was prepared to use its strategic petroleum reserves if oil supplies are significantly disrupted by events in the Middle East. He also talked about U.S. efforts to respond to the 8.9 massive earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan, and civil conflict in Libya. close
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Japan Nuclear Plant Crisis
President Obama made a statement about the nuclear power plant accident in Japan. He said that the U.S. called on…
President Obama at Japanese Embassy
President Obama signed a condolence book at the Japanese Embassy for victims of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
Senator McConnell on Foreign Oil
Senator McConnell (R-KY) spoke about the president’s speech on reducing dependence on foreign oil.
Weekly Presidential Address
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