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Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama explains that while our economy is headed in the right direction, looming automatic budget cuts will cost jobs and slow down our recovery.
Posted byon February 4, 2013 at 4:46 PM EDT
Business leaders show support for the President's immigration reform.
Posted byon February 2, 2013 at 6:45 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama calls on Congress to work together on a balanced approach to reduce our deficit and promote economic growth and job creation.
Posted byon February 1, 2013 at 6:26 PM EDT
The Technology Inclusion Summit displays the Obama Administration's commitment to expanding opportunities in the STEM fields and encouraging women and girls to pursue careers in this field.
Posted byon February 1, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that private sector businesses added 166,000 jobs in January. The economy has now added private sector jobs for 35 straight months, and a total of 6.1 million jobs have been added over that period.
Posted byon January 30, 2013 at 6:08 PM EDT
The Obama Administration has made extraordinary progress in developing a clean energy economy and protecting our environment for years to come.
Posted byon January 30, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
According to the “advance” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis today, real GDP edged down 0.1 percent at an annual rate in the fourth quarter of 2012, amid signs that Hurricane Sandy disrupted economic activity and Federal defense spending declined precipitously.
Posted byon January 28, 2013 at 4:55 PM EDT
Administration members including Vice President Joe Biden and ten Cabinet Officials spoke to the U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Posted byon January 28, 2013 at 1:53 PM EDT
The Small Business Administration has launched a new blog to help businesses understand the benefits of the Affordable Care Act. Read the first post.
Posted byon January 26, 2013 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses his nomination of Mary Jo White to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission and Richard Cordray to continue as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.