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The President Meets with His Export Council, Announces Nearly $400 Million to Improve U.S. CompetitivenessPosted byon December 11, 2014 at 5:21 PM EST
President Obama joins a meeting of his Export Council, which advises him on policies and programs that affect America's trade performance and promote export expansion.
Posted byon December 9, 2014 at 12:03 PM EST
As the Colbert Report winds down to its final episode, Stephen Colbert traveled south to George Washington University last night to sit down with President Obama -- or, as Stephen prefers, the man who once sat down with Bill O'Reilly.
Posted byon December 6, 2014 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the good news in the latest jobs report – that American businesses added 314,000 new jobs in November, making it the tenth month in a row that the private sector has added at least 200,000 new jobs.
Posted byon December 5, 2014 at 9:30 AM EST
Job growth in November was strong, and the economy has now already added more jobs in 2014 than in any full calendar year since the late 1990s.
Posted byon December 3, 2014 at 6:52 PM EST
President Obama speaks with Business Roundtable, a group of CEOs of some of the country's leading companies, at an event in Washington, D.C.
Posted byon November 25, 2014 at 7:10 PM EST
America needs a 21st century immigration system that lives up to our heritage as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants – and that grows our economy.
Posted byon November 25, 2014 at 5:42 PM EST
President Obama traveled to Chicago to give remarks on the necessity and content of his immigration executive order.
Posted byon November 25, 2014 at 9:35 AM EST
Today’s upward revision affirms that economic growth in the third quarter was strong, consistent with a broad range of other indicators showing improvement in the labor market, increasing domestic energy security, and continued low health cost growth.
Posted byon November 24, 2014 at 8:26 PM EST
As the Secretary of Commerce and the Administrator of the SBA, we were proud to represent the U.S. this week at the premier forum on entrepreneurship in the world: the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES).
Posted byon November 22, 2014 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, the President reminded Americans that Affordable Care Act open enrollment begins this weekend. The President encouraged all Americans to take advantage of open enrollment, and remind their friends and families to do so as well.