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Posted byon July 28, 2014 at 11:50 AM EDT
Times have changed, and today, some of the best ladders to well-paying, middle-class jobs are in IT fields across our economy.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 2:26 PM EDT
Secretary Perez travels to Alaska to meet with leaders from the Cook Inlet Tribal Council to see how the Department of Labor's investments − through grants from the department’s Division of Indian and Native American Programs − are creating opportunity for native peoples.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 11:23 AM EDT
Today, Secretary of Labor Tom Perez is traveling to the BioTechnical Institute of Maryland in Baltimore, where he'll meet with Deric -- a graduate of the program who is now working as a manufacturing associate. Follow along here.
Posted byon July 24, 2014 at 5:50 PM EDT
President Obama addresses an excited and energized crowd at the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College.
Posted byon July 24, 2014 at 2:43 PM EDT
"Inversion" is a word for a particular kind of corporate merger deal -- and a word you might be seeing a lot in news headlines lately. It's not the most intuitive name for a corporate tax loophole, so we're going to break it down for you.
Posted byon July 22, 2014 at 6:20 PM EDT
President Obama and Vice President Biden deliver remarks before the bill signing of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
President Obama at My Brother’s Keeper Town Hall: “America Will Succeed If We Are Investing in Our Young People”Posted byon July 21, 2014 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama visits the Walker Jones Education Campus in Washington, D.C. to participate in a town hall with youth, and to announce exciting new commitments to the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative, designed to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and ensure that all young people can reach their full potential.
Posted byon July 19, 2014 at 1:38 PM EDT
The Build America Investment Initiative has been hailed by leading stakeholders. Here's a sample of what they're saying.
Posted byon July 19, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President discussed the importance of ensuring that the economic progress we’ve made is shared by all hardworking Americans.
Posted byon July 17, 2014 at 6:25 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Wilmington, Delaware to talk about creating more good jobs, rebuilding America, and making our middle class stronger.