Release Time: For Immediate Release THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 9, 2011 White House to host African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference White House Releases New Policy Report Outlining the Obama Administration Achievements in the African American Community WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Wednesday, November 8, the White House will host an African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference, bringing community leaders from across the country together with a broad range of White House and Cabinet officials for an in-depth series of interactive workshops and substantive conversations on the Administration’s efforts and achievements in the African American community. Participants including community leaders, professors, faith leaders, civil rights leaders, and elected officials, will have the opportunity to interact with Administration officials on pressing issues that directly impact African Americans.
Release Time: For Immediate Release ESTABLISHMENT OF THE FORT MONROE NATIONAL MONUMENT BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Known first as "The Gibraltar of the Chesapeake" and later as "Freedom's Fortress," Fort Monroe on Old Point Comfort in Virginia has a storied history in the defense of our Nation and the struggle for freedom.
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Release Time: For Immediate Release FATHER'S DAY, 2011 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Parenthood is the ultimate gift and an incredible responsibility. Every day, fathers across our country give everything they have to build a better future for their family, asking nothing in return but their children's love and success. On Father's Day, we honor the men in our lives who have helped shape us for the good, and we recommit to supporting fatherhood in our families, in our communities, and across our Nation.
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- Readout of the President’s Meeting with the Members of the Congressional Black Caucus
- Remarks by the President on the Fifth Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana
- Statement by President Obama on the 45th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
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- Remarks by the President at Town Hall with Young African Leaders