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Posted byon August 25, 2011 at 5:31 PM EDT
John Fernandez, Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, discusses ways to promote rural small business development and grow the economy.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 6:04 PM EDT
Ivye L. Allen, President/CEO of the Foundation for the Mid South, stresses the need to invest in people and strategies that promote racial, social, and economic equity in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.
Posted byon March 9, 2011 at 12:40 PM EDT
SBA is reaching out to communities to make organizations aware of available programs that can start businesses, provide lending options and create jobs. This is first of a series showcasing local communities that are transforming neighborhoods and changing lives through vision, hard work and a commitment to entrepreneurship.
Posted byon February 7, 2011 at 4:39 PM EDT
Nicole Lamb-Hale, Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing and Services at the Department of Commerce, discusses her work to improve American manufacturing as part of the Celebrating Black History Month series.
Posted byon December 2, 2010 at 5:40 PM EDT
Learn more about tax credits that make it easier for small businesses to provide health insurance benefits.
Posted byon December 1, 2010 at 8:19 PM EDT
As congress prepares to vote on the DREAM Act, we lay out why the DREAM Act is good for our economy, good for our security and good for our nation.
Posted byon November 1, 2010 at 6:06 PM EDT
The White House Office of National AIDS Policy convenes a meeting on HIV and aging to discuss to raise awareness about people who are aging with HIV or contracting HIV as seniors.
Posted byon October 20, 2010 at 11:03 AM EDT
Lisa Sharp runs a bookstore and she didn’t think she would ever be able to provide health insurance to her employees. After losing several of her staff to jobs that offered benefits, she was happy to learn about the Affordable Care Act’s new small business tax credit.
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 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.