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"This is not normal. We can’t let it become normal." —@POTUS on the shooting in Colorado
"Nearly four centuries after the Mayflower set sail, the world is still full of pilgrims."
POTUS and "TOTUS"! President Obama, alongside Sasha and Malia, pardoned this year's Turkey of the United States yesterday. Learn more about this time-honored tradition dating back to the 19th century at #HappyThanksgiving
President Obama makes Thanksgiving phone calls to U.S. troops:
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Today is a reminder to be thankful for what we have, and share our blessings by helping others. –mo
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From the Obama family to yours, have a Happy Thanksgiving!
President Obama on the tragic shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
.@POTUS on the tragic shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald:
Are you #GivingBack during the Thanksgiving weekend? Find a #volunteer opportunity now on!
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Our humanitarian duty to help refugees seeking safety and our duty to our security go hand-in-hand. On the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France, these are words we know so well. That’s the spirit that makes us Americans. That’s the spirit we need today. #RefugeesWelcome
"We are going after ISIL wherever it hides." —@POTUS on strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL
Watch as @DHSgov Jeh Johnson takes you through the rigorous security screening process for Syrian refugees with @attndotcom to find out how we can make #RefugeesWelcome while ensuring the security of the United States at
Meet these inspiring #MedalOfFreedom recipients from 2015 and years past:
We've come a long way in protecting our planet. At #COP21 climate talks I'm confident we can reach global agreement.…
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"Make no mistake, we will win and groups like ISIL will lose." —@POTUS
"Our humanitarian duty to help desperate refugees & our duty to our security—those duties go hand in hand." —@POTUS
“It cannot be tolerated. It must be destroyed. And we must do it together." —@POTUS on ISIL
Next time you hear someone say Syrian refugees are dangerous, show them this.
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Once a refugee himself, Albert Einstein went on to win the Nobel Prize. But he isn't the only one who brought his talents to the U.S.—refugees have helped shape our great nation for generations. From teachers and farmers, to lawyers and nurses, Syrian refugees are looking for a safe haven free of vi
American companies are using a record amount of clean energy → #ActOnClimate #COP21
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"Despite all they’ve endured, the brave, hardworking children I met remain hopeful. Like so many refugees, they represent the best of the human spirit. They deserve our compassion and our empathy—because that is the truest reflection of who we are as Americans." —President Obama on the refugees he m

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