Posted by Melody Barnes on April 21, 2010 at 2:00 PM
Melody Barnes, Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy, discusses the one year anniversary of the President signing the bipartisan Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act and announces the launch of the new website for the Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.
Thousands of people from around the world are participating in an online event called Global Pulse 2010 where they can confront common challenges, engage with US foreign policy leadership, and simply connect with each other.
Posted by Tom Kalil and Aneesh Chopra on March 25, 2010 at 9:37 AM
We are looking for students to play the role of innovators again by leading the way in the development of broadband applications. In the same way that Mosaic and Google drove demand for today’s Internet, new applications could drive demand for a gigabit/second Internet and 4G wireless.
Posted by Beth Noveck on November 19, 2009 at 7:04 PM
Inspired by the President's call for more open government, states and municipalities across the country are putting more information online and fostering transparency, participation, and collaboration.
Posted by Adolfo Carrión, Jr. on November 3, 2009 at 5:30 PM
Director of the White House Office of Urban Affairs Adolfo Carrión, Jr. reports on a visit to Seattle to learn about innovative projects that are showing how smart, coordinated development can provide jobs, help the environment, and create strong communities.