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Posted byon April 12, 2013 at 5:43 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 10, 2013 at 11:31 AM EDT
This year's Budget presents the President's plan to address these important questions: How do we attract more jobs to our shores? How do we equip our people with the skills needed to do those jobs? And how do we make sure that hard work leads to a decent living?
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 10:49 AM EDT
The White House responds to a petition that asked the Obama Administration to commit to vetoing any legislation that extends the Bush tax cuts for the top 1%.
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 2:35 PM EDT
Nevada State Treasurer Kate Marshall explains why the Buffett Rule makes sense for Nevadans and the country.
Posted byon April 18, 2012 at 6:34 PM EDT
The President was in Ohio to talk about job training initiatives to help more Americans get back to work and connect unemployed Americans with the skills training they need to find jobs in high-demand, high-growth industries
Posted byon April 16, 2012 at 2:40 PM EDT
While the wealthiest Americans earn near-record shares of the national income, their average tax rates have plummeted. The Buffett Rule would eliminate special tax breaks and loopholes that allow the best-off to pay a smaller share of their income in taxes than middle class families pay.
Posted byon April 14, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama urges Congress to pass the Buffett Rule -- which asks those who make more than $1 million a year to pay at least the same percentage of their income in taxes as middle class families -- as a principle of fairness.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 6:30 PM EDT
A quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
While the previous Administration’s policies were tilted towards the wealthiest Americans, President Obama has been focused on the middle class and those working to get into the middle class
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 3:27 PM EDT
Use our new tool to find out how many millionaires paid a lower effective tax rate than you.