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Posted byon February 3, 2012 at 8:30 PM EDT
Assistant Secretary of Commerce Michael C. Camuñez discusses collaboration efforts between the public and private sectors that will change the national conversation about the U.S.-Mexican border.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 8:43 PM EDT
Felicia Escobar of the Domestic Policy Council and Doug Rand of the Office of Science and Technology Policy join a conference call with Americans around the country who signed a petition on the We the People platform calling for immigration reform to allow foreign students who have earned advanced degrees to stay in the U.S. after graduation.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 12:15 PM EDT
Abdi Roble is the Founder and the Executive Director for the Somali Documentary Project, a nonprofit dedicated to archive the Somali Diaspora worldwide, educate the hosting communities and advocate for the plight of the refugees.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT
The lead social media strategist for the Connect4Climate campaign at the World Bank, in 2007, TMS Ruge saw the power in connecting people and entrepreunership, as co-founder for Project Diaspora.
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 11:45 AM EDT
Founder and CEO of the Ethiopian Community Development Council, Dr. Tsehaye Teferra, strives to create public awareness about Ethopian immigrants and refugees--"about their challenges and successes; and to serve as a bridge between them and the larger community."
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 11:15 AM EDT
Semhar Araia uncovers the success, resilience and tremendous opportunity the women from the Horn of Africa posess, through founding and working with the Diaspora African Women's Network (DAWN).
Posted byon January 31, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
In honor of the one year anniversary of Startup America, we invited Mike Krieger, the co-founder of the fastest growing social mobile startup in the U.S. today, to contribute a post about his visit to the White House for the State of the Union
Posted byon January 30, 2012 at 10:09 AM EDT
President Obama answers questions submitted by people from across the country in a live video chat at 5:30 p.m. EST on January 30, 2012.
Posted byon January 27, 2012 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon January 26, 2012 at 5:49 PM EDT
White House officials answer your questions about President Obama’s State of the Union Address through a series of Office Hours on Twitter.