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Posted byon November 9, 2012 at 12:00 PM EST
Veterans Day is a time show thanks to the men and women whose service and sacrifice have helped secure more than two centuries of American progress, but we should spend all our days determined to keep the promises that we've made to all who answer this country's call.
Posted byon October 19, 2012 at 12:24 PM EST
The Department of Transportation holds a Veterans Transportation Career Opportunities Forum with the Department of Labor to discuss careers in the trucking, transit, and motorcoach sectors and the importance of working with truck and bus companies to recruit qualified and safety-conscious service men and women for the critical jobs that need to be filled.
Posted byon October 18, 2012 at 3:52 PM EST
A unique private sector coalition aims to help 15,000 Veterans translate their military experience to advanced manufacturing opportunities.
Posted byon October 17, 2012 at 3:00 PM EST
Filipino Americans have made remarkable contributions to every sector of American life, including government, business, and the military.
Posted byon October 6, 2012 at 4:30 AM EST
In this week’s address, President Obama says that Congress should act to keep our nation moving forward four years after the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 4:00 PM EST
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon October 5, 2012 at 12:11 PM EST
Krystal Shirrell is an 18-year-old Girl Scout that was honored at the White House in June for her work with homeless veterans. Krystal found passion in giving back to those who have served, specifically our military troops, veterans, wounded warriors and their families. Her efforts started with delivering simple lap blankets to dialysis patients at her local VA Medical Center, inspiring her to find more ways to serve veterans and military families.
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 4:23 PM EST
More than 100 colleges of education have joined “Operation Educate the Educators” which is dedicated to raising awareness about military children in classrooms, and to helping better prepare teachers to support those students
Posted byon October 3, 2012 at 9:24 AM EST
Rosye Cloud, Director of Policy for Veterans, Wounded Warriors and Military Families, addresses the faulty perceptions surrounding military mental health, and explains how collaboration with our international partners will continue to strengthen the advancements we have already made.
Posted byon September 22, 2012 at 4:00 AM EST
President Obama describes how the House of Representatives left town without finishing important work that would create jobs and strengthen our economy.