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Posted byon March 22, 2011 at 6:14 PM EDT
As a part of the Advise the Advisor program, Melody Barnes asked for input from parents, teachers, and students on education. Several thousand people responded to her video and shared their thoughts, concerns and idea. In this post, Melody addresses these comments.
Posted byon March 4, 2011 at 8:42 PM EDT
Divya Kumaraiah, Policy Assistant to the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, highlights the important community work Impact Alabama is doing through partnerships with 25 Alabama colleges and universities.
Posted byon February 25, 2011 at 12:31 PM EDT
Continuing the Celebrating Black History Month series, Michael Stroud talks about the work he's doing at the Department of Homeland Security to work with Congress on important issues for American safety and security.
Posted byon February 24, 2011 at 10:32 AM EDT
Austan Goolsbee, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, responds to feedback from small business owners and entrepreneurs across the country.
Posted byon February 23, 2011 at 10:48 AM EDT
Continuing the Celebrating Black History Month series, U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin talks about the role of the Surgeon General in promoting preventive medicine, and the growing need for more diversity in the medical profession.
Posted byon February 10, 2011 at 8:30 PM EDT
Dana Gresham, Assistant Secretary for Governmental Affairs at the Department of Transportation, discusses his role in helping Americans do the jobs of today, building the infrastructure of tomorrow.
Posted byon December 1, 2010 at 11:00 AM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford higlights today's menu at the White House Mess including oysters, crab, shrimp and trout from the Gulf Coast region in honor of "America's Night Out for Gulf Seafood."
Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 5:07 PM EDT
President Obama names fifteen recipients of the 2010 Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor. This year's recipients include President George H. W. Bush, Maya Angelou, Warren Buffett, Yo-Yo Ma and others.
Posted byon October 19, 2010 at 11:24 AM EDT
Adrienne Lowe, like many college students, was wondering how she was going to get health care after she graduates from college. Because of the Affordable Care Act, she now has the option of remaining on her parents’ health insurance plan.
Posted byon October 14, 2010 at 6:20 PM EDT
Joshua DuBois deliveres a speech to a conference on interfaith action organized by the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See. His complete remarks as prepared are included.