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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.
Posted byon September 2, 2010 at 1:47 PM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan takes an eight-state bus tour to highlight “Courage in the Classroom” and honor our nation’s unsung heroes—our teachers.
Posted byon August 30, 2010 at 11:08 AM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood discusses what has been achieved since Hurricane Katrina, the ongoing work to restore area communities, and the department's continued commitment to helping Gulf residents rebuild.
Posted byon August 28, 2010 at 2:00 PM EDT
Today's announcement of more than $1.8 billion in federal funds to support the rebuilding of New Orleans’ schools is just one more example of the Department of Education's continued support of the Gulf Coast region. Secretary Arne Duncan discusses the department's ongoing commitment to building the excellent learning environments that the region's the children deserve.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 3:59 PM EDT
A close look from the Energy Department on the progress of the Administration's efforts to weatherize homes, a key part of the emerging clean energy economy.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 2:36 PM EDT
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis discusses her trip to New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina as well as the department's efforts to prepare workers for new in-demand careers and help residents get training and education they need to rebuild their communities, their livelihoods and their lives.