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Posted byon February 14, 2012 at 11:17 AM EDT
President Obama laid out a blueprint in his State of the Union addressfor an economy that’s built to last – an economy built on American manufacturing, American energy, skills for American workers, and a renewal of American values. The President released a budget that illustrates how we put that blueprint to work for all Americans, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Americans.
Posted byon February 13, 2012 at 4:45 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett delivers a keynote address at the 2012 Equality Illinois Gala in Chicago.
Posted byon February 13, 2012 at 10:29 AM EDT
On Monday, February 13th, President Obama will unveil his 2013 budget at a community college in Virginia. Later, Heather Higginbottom, Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget, will be answering your questions about the President’s budget Twitter.
Posted byon February 8, 2012 at 6:25 PM EDT
Nancy Sutley, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, and Harris Sherman, Under Secretary of the Department of Agriculture, joined members of the Washington, DC Jewish community to mark Tu B'shevat by planting a tree in front of the US Department of Agriculture building.
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 2:18 PM EDT
The Department of Interior announces the President's draft plan for the implementation of the Cobell Land Consolidation Program.
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 1:12 PM EDT
Statement from U.S. Envoy Hannah Rosenthal on Holocaust Education
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 9:30 AM EDT
The White House is calling on Americans across the country to join the Science Fair virtually! Share your favorite Science Fair project on Twitter with the hashtag #WHScienceFair and join a special session of White House Office Hours with Bill Nye the science guy.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 6:02 PM EDT
President Obama describes how his faith informs his thinking as a leader.
Posted byon February 1, 2012 at 7:00 AM EDT
Laws on the books prevent Executive Branch employees from trading stock based on information that is not public. It’s time to make it clear that Congress is subject to the same rules.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 11:01 AM EDT
US Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra announces that a network of universities have responded to the Startup America Policy Challenge, launching a contest for students and other solvers to compete to develop the best “policy business plans.”