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West Wing Week: 12/07/2012 or "I Have To Pinch Myself"

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Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

President Obama Speaks on the Economy and Middle-Class Tax Cuts

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President Obama delivers remarks at the Daimler Detroit Diesel Plant. December 10, 2012.

President Obama's Message to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

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U.S. government officials, investors, entrepreneurs, NGO leaders, and policy makers from more than 50 countries are gathered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for the third annual summit, which was created following President Obama's 2009 speech at Cairo University.

President Obama Talks #My2k with The Santana Family

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President Obama visited one of the 114 million American families who would see their taxes go up next year if Congress fails to extend the middle-class tax cuts. Tiffany, a high school teacher who lives in Northern Virginia, is also one of the thousands of people who wrote in to the White House to share what it would mean to her family if their income taxes went up next year.

Weekly Address: Congress Must Extend the Middle Class Tax Cuts

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President Obama urges Congress to extend the middle class income tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses without delay, making it clear that a balanced approach to deficit reduction means that Republicans in Congress must agree to ask the wealthiest Americans to pay higher tax rates.

12/12/2012: White House Press Briefing

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Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney, 12/12/2012

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

1:10 P.M. EST

MR. CARNEY:  Good afternoon.  Welcome to the White House.  I have no announcements to make.  I’ll go straight to the Associated Press.

President Obama Speaks on the Importance of Extending Tax Cuts for Middle-Class Families

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President Obama visits the home of a family who spoke out about how they would be affected by a tax hike next year if Congress fails to extend tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans. December 6, 2012.

Talking about #My2k with the President and Vice President

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Unless Congress acts, middle-class taxes are going up on January 1. That's why President Obama is asking people to speak out, and it's why so many folks from across the country are taking him up on that request. Now we're doing everything we can to make sure those voices become part of the debate here in Washington. We're putting these stories on the front page of the White House website.

President Obama's Message to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit with Arabic subtitles

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U.S. government officials, investors, entrepreneurs, NGO leaders, and policy makers from more than 50 countries are gathered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for the third annual summit, which was created following President Obama's 2009 speech at Cairo University.

President Obama Speaks at Christmas in Washington

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President Obama thanks performers at a Christmas event supporting the Children's National Medical Center. December 9, 2012.