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Posted byon September 24, 2014 at 2:30 PM EDT
Research and discoveries in the life sciences have expanded our understanding of the natural world and led to major advances in medicine, agriculture, environmental protection, and overall quality of life.
Posted byon September 16, 2014 at 7:10 PM EDT
During a visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, President Obama spoke on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and announced a major increase in our efforts to help the international community fight the outbreak.
Posted byon September 13, 2014 at 6:57 PM EDT
"Twenty years after the Violence Against Women Act was enacted, I remain hopeful as ever that the decency of the American people will keep us moving forward," Vice President Biden writes on the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act.
Posted byon September 2, 2014 at 12:45 PM EDT
In a video released this morning, President Obama addresses the people of West Africa about the Ebola outbreak that is currently affecting the countries of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Nigeria.
Posted byon August 12, 2014 at 5:02 PM EDT
The President issues a statement on the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was fatally shot on Saturday by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
Posted byon August 6, 2014 at 12:55 PM EDT
In June 2014, DOI released an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM), through which it is seeking public input on whether it should propose an administrative rule that would facilitate the reestablishment of a government-to-government relationship between the United States and the Native Hawaiian community.
Posted byon August 1, 2014 at 9:08 PM EDT
The current Ebola outbreak is centered on three countries in West Africa: Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, although there is the potential for further spread to neighboring African countries.
Posted byon July 30, 2014 at 7:02 PM EDT
The House of Representatives just took a vote to sue the President for using his executive authority. This lawsuit will waste valuable time and potentially millions of taxpayer dollars.
Posted byon June 22, 2014 at 11:33 AM EDT
Join a series of Facebook Q&A’s live from the White House Summit on Working Families to discuss issues including workplace flexibility and equal pay.
Posted byon June 21, 2014 at 3:13 PM EDT
The Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders is a cornerstone of YALI, and it began with the arrival here in the United States of 500 of Africa’s top business, government, and civil society leaders.