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Posted byon August 24, 2011 at 6:24 PM EDT
Maureen Tracey-Mooney, Senior Policy Analyst for the Domestic Policy Council, describes how the Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge will help middle class families know that their children are receiving the high-quality education they need at day care.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 7:29 PM EDT
In accordance to the President's commitment to economic relief and higher education, learn more about resources that promote small businesses, increase access to higher education, and help out in healthcare coverage.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 9:41 AM EDT
Courtney O’Donnell, Communications Director to Dr. Jill Biden, reflects on their visit to a refugee camp in Kenya that was originally built for 90,000 people, but now has more than 420,000 Somalis who have traveled there seeking food, water and medical attention.
Posted byon August 11, 2011 at 12:14 PM EDT
Continuing a tradition at the White House, President Obama hosts an Iftar - the meal that breaks the day of fasting - to celebrate Ramadan.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 11:20 AM EDT
The Federal Transit Administration has launched a new initiative to ensure that veterans and their families are able to find transportation to work, day care, medical appointments, and other important events in their day-to-day lives
Posted byon July 27, 2011 at 11:53 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden join military families at the New Hampshire National Guard Headquarters for a cookout. Check out photos from the event.
Posted byon July 22, 2011 at 11:13 AM EDT
Your quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 7:08 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama joins military families for a screening of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part Two" as part of the Joining Forces Movie Series.
Posted byon July 13, 2011 at 5:08 PM EDT
Kathleen Sebelius, the Secretary of Health and Human Services, announces the launch of a technology challenge to develop an innovative software application that provides young adults with tools to help prevent domestic violence and abusive relationships.
Posted byon July 12, 2011 at 5:54 PM EDT
Ashley Baia, Associate Director of the Office of Public Engagement, honors a group of young people taking initiative to help green their schools and to inform others about the importance of sustainability and clean energy.