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Posted byon March 30, 2012 at 10:08 AM EST
Tina Tchen, Executive Director of the White House Council on Women and Girls, announces a Presidential Memorandum establishing a working group to explore the intersection of HIV/AIDS, violence against women and gender-related health disparities.
Posted byon March 30, 2012 at 8:06 AM EST
In honor of National Women’s History Month, Anna M. Gomez, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Deputy Administrator for the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) reflects on the way President Obama has empowered women by appointing them to serve at all levels in his Administration.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 11:20 AM EST
Leveraging the power of sharing the stories of real women who have overcome obstacles and come out triumphant -- Elvira Diaz, with the the help of groups like PICO and ACTIONN, continues to encourage, organize and inspire women to be accountable for their lives, families and communities.
Posted byon March 29, 2012 at 10:17 AM EST
This week's "Women Working to Do Good" features Mackinzie Klima, a caregiver and animal rescue extraordinaire fostering homeless dogs and educating her community on proper dog care.
Posted byon March 27, 2012 at 6:39 PM EST
Vice President and Dr. Biden hosted a reception to celebrate the history, accomplishments, and contributions of women across the spectrum of American life, from academia and science, business and labor, philanthropy and advocacy, athletics and the arts, to the military and government
Posted byon March 26, 2012 at 2:48 PM EST
President Obama discusses how Title IX has made society more equal.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 12:28 PM EST
The United States Department of Energy hosts a discussion about jobs for women in STEM with a national tweet up starting Thursday, March 22 at 2:30pm EDT.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 11:42 AM EST
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Nathan - whose son Thomas has a chronic illness -- is no longer haunted by worries like, what's going to happen if I lose my job? What's going to happen when Thomas hits his lifetime cap? How will we survive?
Posted byon March 21, 2012 at 2:44 PM EST
When this Norfolk, VA mother of five heard that the Affordable Care Act had passed, her first thought was, "Oh my goodness it happened, it really happened."
Posted byon March 21, 2012 at 10:44 AM EST
This update of "Women Working to Do Good" showcases Elizabeth Stanton, a woman using her unique sports photography exhibit to empower women wordwide to participate in sports.