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Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 3:44 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 11:34 AM EST
Today, Dan Pfeiffer joined the popular blogging platform Medium, posting an op-ed that reflected on 2014 as a year of great progress for President Obama and the progressive agenda -- no matter what the critics have said.
Posted byon December 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM EST
With the U.S. economy on the move — and with worldwide demand for quality, innovative goods on the rise — there have never been greater opportunities for American small businesses to prosper on the global stage and add good-paying jobs here at home.
Posted byon December 16, 2014 at 5:12 PM EST
President Obama just took action to protect one of America’s greatest national treasures: Alaska’s Bristol Bay.
Posted byon December 16, 2014 at 11:45 AM EST
The U.S. economic recovery took a major step forward in 2014, achieving a number of important milestones.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 11:15 AM EST
Take a look at the chart of the week to see which industries that offer higher incomes have added more jobs over the course of this year.
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.