Biden kicks off Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride from White House
Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden arrive to kick off the Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington on April 28, 2010. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
Private equity firm Blackstone Group said it had set a goal of hiring 50,000 U.S. military veterans in the next five years.
The White House said Tuesday U.S. businesses have hired or trained 290,000 veterans or military spouses and have committed to hiring 435,000 more by 2018.
UPI Almanac for Friday, April 19, 2013.
President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama released their 2012 federal income tax returns Friday, reporting an adjusted gross income of $608,611.
The following is President Barack Obama's State of the Union address delivered Tuesday at the U.S. Capitol:
Following his inauguration, President Barack Obama attended the 57th Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service at Washington's National Cathedral.
President Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, attend the National Prayer Service Tuesday, the White House said.
Newly sworn in to a second term, U.S. President Obama and his wife Michelle attended an inaugural gala in the nation's capital.
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U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama Saturday wished everyone Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays, and thanked the troops for their service.