Weekly Wrap Up: “Work That Needs to Be Done”

A quick look at the week of October 11th, 2010:

Quote: "This is work that needs to be done. There are workers who are ready to do It." – President Obama on investing in our infrastructure. http://wh.gov/381

Your West Wing Week: “I Spy” Video: http://wh.gov/3Kw

Talk to Us: Don’t miss next week’s live chats: Talk about the economy with Austan Goolsbee http://wh.gov/30N, the arts with Chuck Close http://wh.gov/30N and cyber security awareness with Howard Schmidt http://wh.gov/38Y

It’s the Waiting for Superman Kids: Students from the documentary meet President Obama in the Oval Office and watch him take off in a helicopter from the South Lawn in this behind-the-scenes video: http://wh.gov/3Zo

A Colbert Bump: Austan Goolbee, Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers, talks tax cuts on the Colbert Report: http://bit.ly/cZpBjW (and the White House White Board video that inspired it all: http://wh.gov/38C)

You Asked, Chu Answered: Department of Energy Secretary Chu answers your questions on home energy efficiency: http://wh.gov/3Kr

Dam Good Tweet: RayLaHood: How 'bout that bridge? I mean, seriously, THAT is something. #hooverdam http://bit.ly/api9vP

Picture Show: Behind-the-scenes shots from September: http://wh.gov/38a

Notable Number: $2,500. Learn more about what the American Opportunity Tax Credit means for college students: http://wh.gov/30T

Bill Shock: The FCC takes on “bill shock,” and other practices that are giving consumers headaches with their Consumer Empowerment Agenda. http://bit.ly/aPObzV

Your VA: VA launches a national awareness campaign on benefits for Veterans, watch the video: http://bit.ly/aN9ou8 and check out the website: http://bit.ly/bZ16et

Think Pink: The White House goes pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Dr. Jill Biden discusses the battle that takes place every day http://wh.gov/30t

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