The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the
President of the United .... The main residence, as well as foundations of the
house, were built largely by enslaved and free...
Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., ...
provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the United States Capitol,
1 day ago ... During her 2016 Democratic National Convention speech, Michelle Obama
asserted that the White House had been built using slave labor.
1 day ago ... Michelle Obama's description of her daughters playing on the lawn of a White
House built by slaves struck a chord with some listeners — a ...
First, the White House was not built solely — or even primarily — by slaves. In
addition to the slaves, the labor force consisted of local (from Maryland and ...
1 day ago ... "I wake up every morning in a house (the White House) that was built by slaves."
— Michelle Obama on Monday, July 25th, 2016 in a speech at ...
1 day ago ... Along with the Capitol and other iconic buildings in Washington, D.C..
Find out more about the history of White House, including videos, interesting
articles, ... Built at a cost of $232,372, the two-story house was not quite
20 hours ago ... BILL O'REILLY (HOST): Finally tonight, Factor Tip of The Day. As we mentioned,
Talking Points Memo, Michelle Obama referenced slaves ...
1 day ago ... “I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves,” Michelle Obama
said on Monday night at the Democratic convention.