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Posted byon November 24, 2014 at 3:14 PM EST
Speaking from the East Room this afternoon, President Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to eighteen individuals who have devoted their lives to public service.
Posted byon November 21, 2014 at 3:51 PM EST
A number of people and organizations -- ranging from prominent politicians and members of Congress to media personalities -- have voiced their strong support for the President's actions. Take a look what they had to say.
President Obama Honors America’s Top Scientists and Engineers, Launches New Steps to Cultivate Tomorrow’s InnovatorsPosted byon November 20, 2014 at 5:41 PM EST
President Obama awards National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology and Innovation to 19 of our nation’s top thinkers, discoverers, and innovators.
Announcement of Opportunity to Provide Input into the U.S. National Action Plan on Responsible Business ConductPosted byon November 20, 2014 at 1:29 PM EST
Expanding U.S. efforts to promote responsible business conduct is intended to cement the brand of U.S. businesses as reliable and accountable partners internationally and promote respect for human rights.
Posted byon November 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM EST
More than one-quarter of students between the ages of 12 and 18 reported being bullied at school during the 2010-11 school year — nearly 7 million students. Some Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) students face bullying and harassment based on their immigration status; others are bullied for the way they look, such as turbaned Sikh youth, or for their English language skills.
Posted byon November 17, 2014 at 5:26 PM EST
Watch a webinar hosted by ONDCP and DEA for community agencies looking to implement drug disposal programs.
Posted byon November 17, 2014 at 4:35 PM EST
Robots are working for us every day, in countless ways. At home, at work, and on the battlefield, robots are increasingly lifting the burdens of tasks that are dull, dirty, or dangerous.
Posted byon November 14, 2014 at 3:07 PM EST
Posted byon November 14, 2014 at 3:03 PM EST
For Kathy, a King's Beach, CA native, health insurance kicked in on January 1st -- exactly when she needed it most.
Posted byon November 14, 2014 at 3:01 PM EST