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Posted byon June 22, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the bipartisan legislation in the United States Senate that would take important steps towards fixing our broken immigration system, while growing our economy and reducing the deficit.
Posted byon June 21, 2013 at 6:16 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama's Joining Forces initiative is working to hire veterans and small businesses are answering the call.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 2:10 PM EDT
We've put together a graphic that explains exactly how immigration reform helps to save nearly $1 trillion, and we need your help to share it
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 8:48 AM EDT
Intellectual property is a key driver of our economy. So it matters that we have the right approach to intellectual property enforcement; one that is thoughtful, dedicated and effective, and that makes good and efficient use of our resources. The release of the Administration’s 2013 Joint Strategic Plan for Intellectual Property Enforcement builds on our efforts to protect intellectual property to date, and provides a roadmap for our work over the next three years.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 5:40 PM EDT
The White House Rural Council announces a new commitment to increase access to capital and provide additional training and counseling services to small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 12:05 PM EDT
Youth Radio — Youth Media International recently interviewed Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama. The piece was cross posted by Huffington Post.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 8:30 PM EDT
Independent analysts underscore that commonsense immigration reform is good for the budget, good for the solvency of Social Security, and good for economic growth.
Alan B. Krueger is the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
This week marks the 50th anniversary of National Small Business Week.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 1:45 PM EDT
The Great Gatsby Curve illustrates the connection between concentration of wealth in one generation and the ability of those in the next generation to move up the economic ladder compared to their parents.
Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
On Monday, President Obama nominated Jason Furman to replace Alan Krueger as chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers.