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Posted byon May 21, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
Blue Star Families raises the awareness of the challenges of military family life with our civilian communities and leaders.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 5:50 PM EDT
The President and the Department of Defense are taking unprecedented steps to protect our environment, achieve significant cost savings, and give our military better energy options.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 10:00 AM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden hosted a Military Mother's Day tea at the White House to honor of military mothers .
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
The US Army Warrior Transition Command supports the Army's commitment to the rehabilitation and successful transition of wounded, ill, or injured Soldiers.
Posted byon May 3, 2013 at 6:21 PM EDT
Here's quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 4:26 PM EDT
Transition GPS will ensure that our separating military men and women prepare for educational advancement and career opportunities throughout their lives.
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 1:09 PM EDT
At a Joining Forces event, Mrs. Obama announced that 290,000 veterans and military spouses have been hired or trained since 2011, far exceeding President Obama's original challenge. New commitments will help 435,000 more by 2018.
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 9:26 AM EDT
Yesterday, the White House invited leaders from the private sector, the military services, industry trade associations, unions, educational institutions, state legislatures, veteran service organizations, and state licensing boards for a forum on military credentialing and licensing. At the event, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the launch of a new IT Training and Certification Partnership.
Posted byon April 29, 2013 at 5:06 PM EDT
The IT Training and Certification Partnership will enable thousands of service members to earn industry-recognized information technology (IT) certifications before they transition from military service.
Posted byon April 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.