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Posted byon August 28, 2014 at 10:31 AM EDT
Posted byon August 28, 2014 at 9:30 AM EDT
Today’s revision affirms that economic growth in the second quarter was strong, consistent with the recent string of solid job growth and improvements in other economic indicators.
Posted byon August 27, 2014 at 9:35 AM EDT
Last night, White House economist Betsey Stevenson sent the email below to the White House email list, telling the story of the progress women have made since gaining the right to vote -- and what's still left to accomplish.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 6:44 PM EDT
President Obama traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina today to address the American Legion, the nation’s largest veteran service organization, and pay tribute to the service and sacrifice of our veterans from every corner of the country and every generation.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 3:58 PM EDT
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announces a new agreement to prevent abusive and deceptive recruiting practices by schools serving service members, veterans, spouses and other family members.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 2:49 PM EDT
Today, White House Economist Betsey Stevenson is taking over the popular "I Love Charts" Tumblr blog in honor of Women's Equality Day. Follow along here, or on the White House Tumblr.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 2:35 PM EDT
Every day, the men and women of our military perform incredible service on behalf of our country. And as the President has made clear, just as our service members have made a commitment to America, we have a commitment to them – to have their backs at home while they serve around the world.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 1:11 PM EDT
Lucy Coffey, a veteran of the Women's Army Corps in World War II, is the nation's oldest living female veteran. During a recent visit to the Washington, D.C. area, she was able to visit the White House — where she was greeted by none other than President Obama and Vice President Biden.
Posted byon August 26, 2014 at 10:44 AM EDT
On this Women’s Equality Day, we should all pay homage to the trailblazers who fought for our suffrage and made a more just and prosperous future possible for all Americans. In the years ahead, President Obama and his Administration will continue doing all we can to ensure that women and girls have every opportunity to reach their greatest potential.
Posted byon August 25, 2014 at 2:04 PM EDT
Although young Hispanics are the fastest growing group, they are still more likely to leave school without finishing and do not sufficiently seek a college degree.