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Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 9:50 AM EST
The Assistant Administrator for Native American Affairs at the Small Business Administration explains how the American Jobs Act will benefit the Native American business community
Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 4:00 PM EST
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month this past October, the Department of Education, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development collaborated to hold ten town hall events throughout the country on the topic of Engaging Men and Boys in Ending Violence Against Women.
Posted byon November 10, 2011 at 4:19 PM EST
Kimberly Teehee, the White House Domestic Policy Council's Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, reflects on the contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native veterans.
Posted byon November 9, 2011 at 3:34 PM EST
The Department of Justice holds a special event in the Great Hall commemorating National Native American Heritage Month.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 3:27 PM EST
Jill Schumann, President & CEO of Lutheran Services in America, joins over 150 of her members at the Community Leaders Briefing Series at the White House to engage in a two-way dialogue.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 11:53 AM EST
Misty Thomas, Director of the Dakota Tiwahe Service Unit (DTSU), the Social Services Department for the Santee Sioux Nation, discusses the power within each of us to change a bad situation and how domestic violence can be prevented through education about healthy relationships.
Posted byon November 1, 2011 at 5:26 PM EST
The GreenGov Presidential Awards honor Federal agencies and programs that exemplify President Obama's challenge to lead by example toward a clean energy economy.
Posted byon November 1, 2011 at 4:03 PM EST
Kimberly Teehee, White House Domestic Policy Council Senior Policy Advisor for Native American Affairs, hosts a listening session at the National Congress of American Indians to kick off National American Heritage Month.
Posted byon October 21, 2011 at 4:56 PM EST
This week's highlights include the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial, the President's American Jobs Act Bus Tour, and the 2011 Citizens Medal ceremony.
Posted byon October 19, 2011 at 1:28 PM EST
Meet the recepients of the 2011 Presidential Citizens Medal, given to Americans who have performed exemplary deeds of service for their country or their fellow citizens.