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PHOTO: Obama Goes For A Swim

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

We'd been holding our breath all day, waiting to see if President Obama would go for a swim during his Gulf vacation...and finally, all of our questio...

Obama Gulf Coast Vacation: First Family To Visit Florida In August

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Guess Obama is listening to his critics: The President and his family will travel to Florida's Gulf Coast on Saturday, August 14th for the weekend, ac...

First Lady's Message: Come to the Beach (PHOTOS)

Anita Tedaldi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Anita Tedaldi

Michelle Obama came to Panama City Beach, Fl on Monday afternoon to speak with community representatives and business owners in front of the cameras. Her message: come to the beaches, they're clean and open for business.

Obama Heading To Gulf Soon For Oil Spill Update

AP | ROBERT BURNS and STEVEN R. HURST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

VENICE, La. — No remedy in sight, President Barack Obama on Sunday warned of a "massive and potentially unprecedented environmental disaster" as...

Gulf Oil Spill: Obama Vows To Stand With Coast Residents 'Until They Are Made Whole'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GRAND ISLE, La. — President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will stand with Gulf Coast residents "until they are made whole" from the oil spi...

Obama Plans Return Trip To Louisiana Gulf Coast On Friday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Thursday he was "furious" about the situation in the Gulf of Mexico and that BP hasn't moved fast enoug...

Obama Oil Spill Speech: FULL TEXT

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) -- Intent on showing firm command of a deepening Gulf Coast crisis, President Barack Obama inspected a fouled beach, took in wha...

Obama Oil Spill Response (PHOTOS): President Tours A Gulf Coast Beach

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

President Barack Obama flew to the Gulf Coast today, on the heels of his press conference Thursday where he claimed full responsibility for the handli...

Sam Stein

Robert Gibbs Defends White House On Oil Spill Response

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With criticism mounting over a lax presidential response to the oil spill in the gulf, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs took to the Sunday sho...

Obama New Orleans Visit: Post-Katrina Survey

McClatchy | Margaret Talev | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When President Barack Obama visits New Orleans next week to survey how its recovery is going four years after Hurricane Katrina, he'll have a lot to t...