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Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 4:36 PM EDT
In a meeting with small business leaders, President Obama discussed the importance of a big deal -- along the lines of what he offered the Republicans in Congress -- to the overall economy and the success of our small businesses.
Chairman Alan Krueger Speaks to the Economic Case for Commonsense Immigration Reform at the US Hispanic Chamber of CommercePosted byon March 20, 2013 at 9:43 AM EDT
Posted byon March 19, 2013 at 5:20 PM EDT
President Obama holds a bilateral meeting with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny at the White House before heading to the Capitol for a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon.
Posted byon March 16, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the need to harness American energy in order to reduce our dependence on oil and make the United States a magnet for new jobs. He highlights his all-of-the-above approach to American energy -- including a proposal to establish an Energy Security Trust, which invests in research that will help shift our cars and trucks off of oil.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 5:08 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 4:57 PM EDT
President Obama highlighted his proposal to create an Energy Security Trust, which uses revenue generated by oil and gas development on federal lands to support new research and technology that will shift our cars and trucks off of oil for good.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 11:35 AM EDT
The Energy Security Trust will invest in research that will make future technologies cheaper and better –it will fund the advances that will allow us to run cars and trucks on electricity or homegrown fuels, and on the technology that will enable us to drive from coast-to-coast without a drop of oil.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 9:00 AM EDT
This year's Economic Report of the President highlights the progress that has been made in recovering from the deepest recession since the Great Depression, together with the policies that the Obama Administration is advancing to address the fundamental imbalances and threats that have built up for decades and that have created severe stress on the middle class and those striving to get into the middle class.
Posted byon March 13, 2013 at 5:24 PM EDT
Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, answers questions about the President’s plan to reduce the deficit on Reddit.
Posted byon March 13, 2013 at 4:36 PM EDT
Director of the National Economic Council Gene Sperling outlines the economic case for a fair, effective and common-sense immigration system that strengthens our economy and the middle class.