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Posted byon August 23, 2012 at 11:50 AM EDT
The increase of travel and tourism spending by international visitors is helping to boost the U.S. economy.
Posted byon August 22, 2012 at 4:55 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama announces that 2,000 companies have hired or trained an amazing 125,000 veterans and military spouses in the past year through Joining Forces.
Posted byon August 21, 2012 at 10:31 AM EDT
On Thursday, August 23, the White House will welcome the first class of Presidential Innovation Fellows, top innovators from outside government who will work with top innovators inside government to create real and substantial changes that will in a very short time frame benefit the American people, save taxpayers money, and help create new jobs.
Posted byon August 20, 2012 at 4:29 PM EDT
President Obama speaks with reporters from the White House Briefing Room
Posted byon August 18, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
With students starting to head back to school, President Obama discusses the critical role that education plays in America’s future.
Posted byon August 17, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT
President Obama is freeing up $473 million in unspent transportation funds and giving it back to the states so that they can spend it on the infrastructure projects they need most.
Posted byon August 16, 2012 at 3:18 PM EDT
Youngstown, Ohio will soon be the home to a new public-private institute aimed at boosting 3-D printing technology.
Posted byon August 16, 2012 at 1:25 PM EDT
Earlier this year, President Obama announced the Summer Jobs + initiative, a call to action for businesses, non-profits, and government agencies to work together to provide pathways to employment for young Americans. David interned in the marketing department of Dunkin' Brands, a company that answered the President’s challenge, and shares his experience
Posted byon August 16, 2012 at 11:00 AM EDT
At the American Economic Competitiveness Forum on Manufacturing, the Acting Commerce Secretary met with business owners to learn how the Obama Administration can continue to support them as they build things here and sell them everywhere
Posted byon August 15, 2012 at 1:53 PM EDT
Unless the House of Representatives takes action before January 1, 2013, taxes will go up on 114 million middle-class families. Learn more about the debate and what's at stake for middle-class families.