Press Release
December 9, 2013

National Archives Issues Third Volume of President Obama’s Public Papers

Washington, DC…The National Archives has announced that the third volume of the “Public Papers of President Barack Obama” is now available for sale. Produced by the National Archives Office of the Federal Register and the U.S. Government Printing Office, the 1068-page volume includes a foreword by President Obama, along with the text of his public speeches, news conferences, messages and statements, communications to Congress and Federal agencies, and a photographic portfolio from January 1 through June 30, 2010.

All materials are indexed by subject and name and listed according to document category. Four appendices are included, which provide supplementary materials such as the President's public schedule, nominations submitted to the Senate, a list of other White House releases, and documents published in the Federal Register.

The Public Papers of the Presidents series includes volumes documenting the administrations of Presidents Hoover, Truman, and Eisenhower to Obama. The Public Papers of the President are published twice a year and cover a six-month period. The publication is edited and annotated by the Office of the Federal Register and is the authoritative record of Presidents used by scholars, researchers, and the public. The first three volumes of the Public Papers of President Barack Obama are available online []. Hardcover copies of both can be purchased at [].

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