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Posted byon August 16, 2011 at 6:28 PM EDT
Today in Peosta, Iowa, President Obama took a moment to reflect on what his trip through rural America has meant.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 5:02 PM EDT
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announces the release of a new report by the White House Rural Council that describes the economic needs and opportunities found in rural America.
Posted byon November 1, 2010 at 11:41 AM EDT
Melody Barnes, Director of the Domestic Policy Council, looks back at the Administration's visits to state fairs across the country, including an interactive map.
Posted byon October 29, 2010 at 4:05 PM EDT
Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, writes about her visit to the South Carolina State Fair in Columbia.
Posted byon September 8, 2010 at 11:20 AM EDT
Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan discusses how her visit to the Nevada State Fair validates that we’re on the right track and the Farm Financial Forecasts for 2010.
Posted byon August 23, 2010 at 10:48 AM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood lets Illinois State fairgoers know what the Administration has been up to in the fight against distracted driving.
Posted byon August 20, 2010 at 5:13 PM EDT
Deputy Administrator Marie Johns visits the Indiana State Fair and discusses how the Small Business Administration is working to create the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Posted byon August 12, 2010 at 11:16 AM EDT
EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson takes part in a classic American tradition by visiting the Wisconsin State Fair and discusses the strategies to address environmental challenges faced by rural America.
Posted byon August 6, 2010 at 1:27 PM EDT
Ambassador Ron Kirk attends the Bangor State Fair in Maine and discusses how trade can support well-paying jobs domestically with local business leaders, workers, and farmers.
Posted byon July 28, 2010 at 6:41 PM EDT
Deputy Transportation Secretary John Porcari visits the 157th Ohio State Fair and discusses the summer of recovery, that means more than $1.1 billion for Ohio's road, bridge, transit and airport projects.