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  • Posted by David Hudson on January 7, 2015 at 10:08 AM

    Yesterday, President Obama welcomed Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and his delegation to the White House. Yesterday's meeting marked Mr. Nieto's first White House visit as the President of Mexico.



  • Posted by David Hudson on January 7, 2015 at 10:00 AM

    Ayer, el Presidente Obama dio la bienvenida al Presidente mexicano Enrique Peña Nieto y a su delegación en la Casa Blanca. La reunión de ayer marcó la primera visita a la Casa Blanca del Sr. Nieto como Presidente de México.



  • Posted by Dipayan Ghosh and Eric Lightner on January 6, 2015 at 5:08 PM

    As the nation’s electric infrastructure is modernized, it is critically important to ensure that the collection of data is performed in a manner that yields the greatest benefits for consumers, while continuing to rigorously protect their privacy. The new Voluntary Code of Conduct for utilities and third parties will help protect consumer energy data.



  • Posted by Tanya Somanader on January 6, 2015 at 10:13 AM

    When the Health Insurance Marketplace opened in 2014, Astrid was finally able to purchase insurance that would cover her medical costs.



  • Posted by Tanya Somanader on January 5, 2015 at 2:03 PM

    Thanks to her health coverage, April can rest and heal without the looming debt from one literal misstep hanging over her.



  • Posted by Tanya Somanader on January 5, 2015 at 9:16 AM

    How Anthony C. found the affordable health coverage he really needed.



  • Posted by Lindsay Holst on January 3, 2015 at 6:00 AM

    In this week’s address, the Vice President wished Americans a Happy New Year, and asked that as we make resolutions to get healthier in 2015, we take the time to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.



  • Posted by Katherine Vargas on December 30, 2014 at 3:36 PM

    In his 2014 State of the Union address, the President stepped onto the world stage and declared 2014 a breakthrough year for America. Since then, that’s exactly the kind of change this country has seen.



  • Posted by Katherine Vargas, Director of Hispanic Media on December 30, 2014 at 3:06 PM

    En su Estado de la Unión de 2014, el Presidente dio un paso en el escenario mundial y declaró 2014 un año decisivo para los Estados Unidos. Desde entonces, ese es exactamente el tipo de cambio que este país ha visto. La máxima prioridad del presidente continua siendo asegurar que las personas de la clase media que viven en los Estados Unidos se sientan seguros sobre su empleos, su hogar y presupuesto. Desde que asumió el cargo, cada cuestión que la Administración de Obama ha abordado ha sido de importancia vital para la comunidad latina, desde promover la creación de empleo y un salario justo, a hacer frente al cambio climático, asegurarse de que más personas en los Estados Unidos tengan acceso a buenos servicios de salud asequibles y un buena educación, a la lucha por la reforma migratoria de sentido común y a defender los derechos civiles de todas las personas que viven en los Estados Unidos.



  • Posted by Patrick Conway, Julian Harris, Tim Gronniger on December 30, 2014 at 12:35 PM

    We have made significant advances in getting better care at lower costs by changing the incentives for the way care is given and putting more information in the hands of health care providers and patients.