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Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 5:54 PM EST
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of this milestone legislation, we asked Obama Administration staffers to share photos that highlight how playing sports helped shape their lives
Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 9:00 AM EST
A look back at the First Lady's official visit to South Africa and Botswana in June of 2011.
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 12:49 PM EST
This Wednesday, June 20, the Council on Women and Girls will be hosting an event to mark the 40th Anniversary of Title IX, the legislation that opened up a world of new opportunities for girls ranging from athletic participation to access to education in science, technology, engineering, and math.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 6:07 PM EST
The White House Council on Women and Girls marks the 40th anniversary of Title IX.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 12:15 PM EST
The National Dating Abuse Helpline is now available by phone, text and online chat 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing teens and young adults to reach out for help in the way they feel most comfortable.
Posted byon June 15, 2012 at 4:49 PM EST
A quick glimpse at this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 4:34 PM EST
Every child should have the chance to be five years old. The U.S. is partnering on a global effort to end preventable child deaths.
Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 1:27 PM EST
The percentage of young adults who are uninsured continues to decline, indicating that the Affordable Care Act is helping families across the country get better access to health care and more peace of mind.
Posted byon June 6, 2012 at 5:09 PM EST
Meet Alexia Vernon, a former beauty queen turned author and motivational speaker, who uses her talents to inspire women to aim higher.
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 3:24 PM EST
President Obama vows that his Administration will continue to fight for a woman’s right for equal pay for equal work, so that hard work pays off, responsibility is rewarded, and every American gets a fair shot to succeed.