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Posted byon August 26, 2011 at 12:08 PM EDT
President Obama urges Americans in the projected path of Hurricane Irene to take precautions now and provides an update on ongoing federal preparations.
Posted byon August 23, 2011 at 4:45 PM EDT
The earthquake in the mid-Atlantic region is a great reminder that emergencies can strike anywhere and often happen without warning. Watch a video message from FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate and get tips on what to do during and after an earthquake.
Posted byon August 16, 2011 at 6:23 PM EDT
Treasury Department announces funding which will spur $3.6 billion in new lending to small businesses and create jobs
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 4:49 PM EDT
A stalemate over the FAA budget is keeping 70,000 workers away from jobs at airports across the country and has cost $250 million in tax revenue
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 6:49 PM EDT
Secretary Ray LaHood explains what is at stake if Congress does not act swiftly to pass an extension bill for the Federal Aviation Administration.
Posted byon July 19, 2011 at 2:30 PM EDT
Through the Community Development Financial Institution Fund, the Treasury will distribute over $100 million to economically distressed communities.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 2:40 PM EDT
Across the country, as part of President Obama’s Roundtable Initiative for Young Americans, 384 youth roundtables were held with a wide range of your peers in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and Guam. We have just released an e-book reviewing the outcomes of these roundtables.
Posted byon July 8, 2011 at 10:50 AM EDT
As a strong supporter of HIV/AIDS awarness in the community, the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at HUD participated in this year's "Take the Test, Take Control" campaign.
Posted byon June 10, 2011 at 11:21 AM EDT
Ron Simmons, Ph.D., who served as Executive Director of Us Helping Us, looks at how far we've come since the early days of HIV/AIDS and analyzes the implications of new infection statistics on prevention efforts.
Posted byon May 9, 2011 at 9:39 AM EDT
Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation, anounnces the next steps for high speed rail in 22 carefully selected projects across the country.