A unique view of 2012
Megan Slack is the Deputy Director of Digital Content in the Office of Digital Strategy. She joined the White House from the online communications team at the Center for American Progress. She also worked as deputy finance director and scheduler on a congressional race in Houston, Texas during the 2008 election cycle, and interned at The Huffington Post. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from American University in Washington, D.C., where she served as editor in chief of the school newspaper, The Eagle.
President Obama wraps up the second and final day of the NATO Summit in Chicago.
President Obama hosts day one of the NATO Summit in Chicago.
G8 leaders gather at Camp David to address major global economic, political, and security challenges, including energy and climate change, food security and nutrition, Afghanistan’s economic transition and transitions taking place across the Middle East and North Africa.
Approximately 1 billion people worldwide suffer from chronic hunger-- a prolonged, life-threatening lack of food.
President Obama announces new efforts to fight global hunger and promote sustainable development by supporting agricultural growth in developing countries.
Women who purchase health insurance on the individual market pay an additional $1 billion each year because insurance companies charge them more than men, simply because of their gender. Because of the Affordable Care Act, health insurers will be prohibited from discriminating against women by charging higher premiums.
Nearly 2 million companies that make new hires or increase wages would receive a tax credit under the small business hiring income tax credit President Obama is calling on Congress to pass.
President Obama welcomes the LA Galaxy to the White House to congratulate the team on its 2011 Major League Soccer Cup Championship.
On May 15, 1862--150 years ago--President Abraham Lincoln signed legislation to create the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
More than 20.4 million women with private health insurance have received preventive health services at no additional cost because of the Affordable Care Act.
Secretary of Homeland Security
Director of Online Engagement for the Office of Digital Strategy
Domestic Policy Advisor to the Vice President
U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator
Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting
Director of Progressive Media and Online Response
Advisor on Violence Against Women