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Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 9:15 AM EDT
On Monday, President Obama announced his intent to appoint Betsey Stevenson, an economist at the University of Michigan focusing on labor, women, and families, to the Council of Economic Advisers.
Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 5:55 PM EDT
Today, we marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Equal Pay Act with an event at the White House.
Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 2:47 PM EDT
President Obama marks the anniversary of the Equal Pay Act -- and pushes for more action to close the gender wage gap.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 10:46 AM EDT
Today, the Department of Homeland Security launched a redesigned Blue Campaign to combat human trafficking.
Posted byon June 1, 2013 at 12:03 PM EDT
On Friday, May 31, 2013, I had the privilege of speaking at the 135th Wellesley College Commencement.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 6:08 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 2:45 PM EDT
As National Women’s Health Week comes to a close, we recommit ourselves to improving opportunities for women and girls by expanding access to affordable and accessible health care.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 5:20 PM EDT
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, President Obama talked to a group of women — including many moms — about the ways the Affordable Care Act is already helping millions of Americans.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 3:53 PM EDT
Here's quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 5:22 PM EDT
Yesterday, I was honored to attend the 7th Annual Pearls of Purpose Gala hosted by FAIRgirls. FAIR stands for Free, Aware, Inspired, and Restored, and it works to prevent the exploitation of girls worldwide with empowerment and education.