Ahh...to be a fly on the wall
June 10th, 2011
04:32 PM ET

The White House week in pictures

It was a busy week at the White House which included an official visit from the Chancellor of Germany, meetings and phone calls from world leaders including a video conference with Afghanistan's leader...but unfortunately no pictures of that!  Take a look at the pictures we do have in this week's White House week in review.

Topics: President Obama • The News • The Visuals • White House
Biden to the rescue
June 10th, 2011
12:48 PM ET

Biden to the rescue

It appears President Obama has put his No. 2 in charge of a new project with the lofty goal of increasing accountability and cutting waste.

According to a statement from the White House, Biden will unveil his new initiative Monday:

Full statement:

WASHINGTON – On Monday, June 13th at 11:00 AM, Vice President Biden will make an announcement regarding the Administration’s ongoing effort to make government more accountable to the American people. Building on the successful execution of the Recovery Act, the Vice President will discuss a new proposal to help federal agencies improve their performance and cut waste across government.

POTUS Schedule: Friday, June 10 2011
June 10th, 2011
07:28 AM ET

POTUS Schedule: Friday, June 10 2011

Summer Fridays have hit the White House - it appears to be a quiet day ahead as the president has no public events scheduled and no press briefing is planned. At 4:00 p.m., the entire Obama family will depart for Camp David.

Full Schedule:


10:00AM: In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

4:00PM: THE FIRST FAMILY departs the White House en route Camp David
South Lawn

Topics: Daily Schedule