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Posted byon May 24, 2011 at 4:17 PM EDT
Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disabilitiy Policy, talks about his recent trip to Chicago, where he met with officials in the Labor department and professionals in the healthcare industry to talk about how hiring practices in the healthcare field affect people with disabilities.
Posted byon May 6, 2011 at 5:37 PM EDT
Watch video of the First Family welcoming participants of the Wounded Warrior Program's Soldier Ride to the White House.
Posted byon May 6, 2011 at 1:00 AM EDT
This week, the President announced the death of Osama bin Laden, visited New York City to honor the victims of 9/11 and their families, made sure the federal government was doing its part in the states devastated by storms and much more.
"Our Obligations to Each Other As Americans": President Obama Welcomes the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier RidePosted byon May 4, 2011 at 5:35 PM EDT
President Obama welcomed riders in the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride to the White House, and thanked them for their service and inspiration to all Americans.
Posted byon April 25, 2011 at 12:27 PM EDT
Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius discusses the ways the Administration is working to help every American with autism achieve their full potential.
Posted byon April 5, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
On April 5, 2010, 29 miners died in an explosion at the Upper Big Branch Coal Mine in Montcoal, WV. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis discusses the efforts undertaken by the federal government to improve mine safety.
Posted byon March 25, 2011 at 6:47 PM EDT
Your quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon March 24, 2011 at 9:41 AM EDT
New rules from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will make it easier for employers to understand the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and help Americans with disabilities find quality work.
Posted byon March 17, 2011 at 2:04 PM EDT
Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, discusses the work his department is doing to ensure government is open and efficient.
Posted byon March 11, 2011 at 7:20 PM EDT
FEMA and the National Disability Rights Network sign a memorandum of agreement – an agreement that solidifies a partnership in working together to make sure we are planning for and meeting the needs of people with disabilities before, during, and after disasters strike.