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State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
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.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 1:15 PM EDT
The U.S. Department of Transportation is celebrating the four-year anniversary of the Partnership for Sustainable Communities by hosting a webinar series about three topics on which EPA, HUD, and DOT offer coordinated support: investing in green infrastructure, creating context-sensitive streets, and integrating housing and transportation planning.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 1:08 PM EDT
Carol Fennelly is being honored as a Champion of Change for her dedication to the well-being of children of incarcerated parents.
Posted byon June 4, 2013 at 3:28 PM EDT
President Obama announces three candidates for the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit: Patricia Millet, Nina Pillard and Robert Wilkins.
Posted byon May 31, 2013 at 3:06 PM EDT
The latest figures released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that the decline in teen births seen over the past two decades has accelerated in recent years.
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 March 29, 2013 at 9:55 AM EDT
Posted byon March 28, 2013 at 7:26 PM EDT
A new, easy-to-use interactive tool gives anybody - researchers, physicians, public health professionals, policymakers, consumer advocates, tech innovators, and the public – the ability to find and examine data on multiple chronic conditions among Medicare beneficiaries.
Posted byon March 22, 2013 at 11:55 AM EDT
Secretary Kathleen Sebelius lays out the path going forward with the Affordable Care Act and the new healthcare marketplaces.
Posted byon March 12, 2013 at 6:09 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden joins a meeting of the National PTA's Executive Board to talk about the ways parents, educators and school communities can offer important support to children whose parents are serving in the military, and especially those whose moms or dads are deployed overseas.