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Posted byon January 14, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
On Wednesday, President Obama hosted a forum at the White House focused on the increasing number of companies choosing to “insource” jobs and make new investments in the United States. An important factor in this trend is the rising importance of information technology.
Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 1:14 PM EDT
Roberto Rodriguez, Special Assistant to the President for Education Policy, will be participating in this year's LATINO Magazine Latino Youth Forum addressing the issue of the Latino high-school drop out rate and reinforcing the importance of a competitive education system for all Americans.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 7:10 PM EDT
The President's Export Council met to discuss ways to reach the President's goal of doubling our nation's exports by the end of 2014.
Posted byon November 14, 2011 at 5:17 PM EDT
This weekend, First Lady Michelle Obama joined the President in Hawaii to help host the conference of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation leaders.
Posted byon November 13, 2011 at 1:41 PM EDT
President Obama kicks off the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers and Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Posted byon November 9, 2011 at 6:02 PM EDT
This week, the United States is hosting the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers and Economic Leaders’ Meetings in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 6:53 PM EDT
Today, President Obama is in France for a gathering of 20 nations that represent the world's most important industrialized economies.
Posted byon October 13, 2011 at 4:08 PM EDT
Every $1 billion of exports of American goods is estimated to support more than 6,000 additional jobs here at home
Posted byon October 11, 2011 at 9:00 PM EDT
Jamail Larkins of Ascension Aircraft says the ability to reduce his payroll taxes will allow him to hire more people by stretching his company's limited capital
Posted byon October 4, 2011 at 5:45 PM EDT
These agreements will make it cheaper, faster, and easier for U.S. producers to sell more American goods and services in the growing markets of Korea, Colombia and Panama