The President expresses his condolences to the people of Haiti after a devastating earthquake and promises a swift, coordinated effort to aid rescue efforts and provide humanitarian relief. January 13, 2010.
President Obama provides an update on relief operations and pledges the full support of the U.S. Government to help Haiti respond to a devastating earthquake. January 14, 2010.
President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, leave the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House following a statement on the earthquake crisis in Haiti, Jan. 14, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)