Weekly Wrap Up: “We Have Not Forgotten”
Watch the West Wing Week here . Easter Egg Roll: On Monday, the First Family welcomed more than 30,000 guests to the South Lawn for the 135th annual White House Easter Egg Roll . The event was filled with activities ranging from the traditional Easter Egg Roll to readings from stars such as Danica Patrick, Adrian Peterson, and even Elmo. The theme of “Be Healthy, Be Active, Be You,” was inspired by the First Lady’s Let’s Move! initiative , which seeks to solve the problem of childhood obesity. You can find demonstrations of healthy recipes from top chefs here and learn more about the Let’s Move! initiative here . This year’s special guest was Robby Novak -- better known as Kid President. Be sure to also check out a special presidential video message from April 1 . For video and photos check out the 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll page Watch: Behind the Scenes at the 2013 White House Easter Egg Roll Download the 2013 Children’s Activity Book The 2013 #EasterEggRoll on Storify Guns: On Thursday, President Obama traveled to Colorado to urge the American people to push Congress to vote on a set of common-sense proposals to help reduce gun violence . The President wants to close loopholes in the background check system to keep guns out of the hands of criminals and others who shouldn’t have them -- and prevent mass shootings like the one that killed  20 young children and six adults in Newtown, CT. “If you want to buy a gun, whether it's from a licensed dealer or a private seller, you should at least have to pass a background check to show you're not a criminal or someone legally prohibited from buying one,” said the President. “And that's just common sense.” Now is the time to do something about gun violence page Sign on to show your support for the President’s plan to protect our kids and communities Download the full text of the President’s Plan to reduce gun violence See the 23 Executive Actions President Obama announced read more
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