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  • Posted by Lindsay Holst on July 6, 2014 at 5:44 PM

    You might be seeing a lot of news about job growth this week. That's because at the beginning of every month, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics releases a report on our country's general employment situation for the previous month -- and this month's showed good news.



  • President Obama welcomes 25 service members to the White House on the 4th of July for a naturalization ceremony.



  • Posted by David Hudson on July 4, 2014 at 6:00 AM

    In this week’s address, President Obama commemorated Independence Day by noticing the contributions and sacrifices from individuals throughout the history of this country -- from our Founding Fathers, to the men and women in our military serving at home and abroad.



  • Posted by Bess Evans on July 3, 2014 at 11:02 AM

    For Adelina of Sunland Park, New Mexico, like for so many others, Medicaid coverage is providing her with the coverage she needs to be healthy.



  • Posted by Jason Furman on July 3, 2014 at 9:30 AM

    The 1.4 million jobs added in the first half of this year are the most in any first half since 1999.



  • Posted by David Hudson on July 2, 2014 at 6:47 PM

    Twenty-four states still haven't acted to make more struggling families eligible for Medicaid -- including many of the states that would benefit most. Check out our new resource center to find out how Medicaid expansion will help people across the country.



  • Posted by Stephen Spector on July 2, 2014 at 6:42 PM

    Dr. Jill Biden arrives in Lusaka, Zambia, her first stop on a three-country visit to Africa.



  • Posted by Lt. Col. Ravi Chaudhary on July 2, 2014 at 5:24 PM

    As the Fourth of July weekend approaches, Americans everywhere will gather to celebrate the birth of our nation with a traditional fireworks display, a nice barbecue, or by spending time with family and friends. The Fourth of July is also a time to honor the patriotism and dedication of our military and their families.



  • Posted by Lt. Col. Ravi Chaudhary on July 2, 2014 at 5:23 PM

    As the Fourth of July weekend approaches, Americans everywhere will gather to celebrate the birth of our nation with a traditional fireworks display, a nice barbecue, or by spending time with family and friends. The Fourth of July is also a time to honor the patriotism and dedication of our military and their families.



  • Posted by Ezra Mechaber on July 2, 2014 at 3:01 PM

    In the latest installment of Being Biden, the Vice President reflects on the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, and shares a photo of himself with Representative John Lewis, Jesse Jackson, and other leaders of the civil rights movement.