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Weekly Wrap Up: “Encouraging News… Not Good Enough”

A quick look at the week of October 1, 2010.

A quick look at the week of October 1, 2010:

Quote: “Encouraging news… not good enough” - President Obama on October jobs report:

The Way Forward: Following the election, the President speaks openly in a press conference about his hope for working with the new Congress going forward on the economy and other issues:

Your West Wing Week Video: “Don’t Watch the Plasma Arc”

The President's Trip to Asia: Jeff Bader, Senior Director for Asian Affairs, and Ben Rhodes, Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications, talk about the President’s upcoming trip to India, Indonesia, South Korea and Japan in a live video chat: and Dan Pfeiffer debunks myths about warships:

National Weatherization Day: Find out what's happening nationwide to save money for America’s homeowners by investing in energy efficiency:

October in Photos: A glimpse through the eyes of Pete Souza, Chief Official White House photographer, with this month’s photo of the day gallery (more like the shot below):

The President visits 4th Street Deli

President Barack Obama with customers at the Famous 4th Street Deli in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Oct. 30, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Calling the Giants: Behind-the-scenes video of the President calling the San Francisco Giants to congratulate them on their World Series win:

TEACH: Reggie Love, Personal Aide to the President, talks about his favorite teacher in this video (HINT: It's not his football coach or his basketball coach): Learn more at

Must See WHTV: New Media interns dig into 1,500 White House videos and emerge with their top 10 favorites. Watch them here:

Cabinet Meeting: A download on the Cabinet meeting this week: and a behind-the-scenes "Inside the White House" video: