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Posted byon December 5, 2013 at 9:00 AM EST
A new report argues that allowing Emergency Unemployment Compensation to expire would be harmful to millions of workers and their families, counterproductive to the economic recovery, and unprecedented in the context of previous extensions to earlier unemployment insurance programs.
Posted byon December 4, 2013 at 8:21 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama previewa the 2013 White House holiday décor to a crowd of military families who were the first of more than 70,000 anticipated visitors to the People's House this holiday season.
Posted byon November 20, 2013 at 5:36 PM EST
Recipients of the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom included sports champions and scientists, musicians and civil rights leaders, activists and journalists, media moguls and public servants.
Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 3:38 PM EST
It is with great sadness that today we announce the passing of our beloved colleague, Ed Jurith.
Posted byon September 27, 2013 at 9:15 AM EST
Working hand-in-hand, not only with our partners on the state and local level, but with the faith-based and non-profit communities, the private sector, and most importantly with the individuals and families that live in these communities every day, we can maximize what we achieve to keep our children safe.
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 11:25 AM EST
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 5:00 AM EST
A new report released by the Department of Health and Human Services finds that in state after state, affordable health insurance options will be available through the Health Insurance Marketplace in 2014.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 8:32 AM EST
Laura Anderko is being honored as a Champion of Change for her work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
Posted byon June 28, 2013 at 4:14 PM EST
The Marine Corps created the Leadership Scholar Program (LSP) to assist exiting Marines gain admission to colleges and universities for their desired undergraduate program.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.