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Posted byon March 5, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
An infographic illustrates the unprecedented delays in the judicial confirmation process: 78 percent of President Obama’s circuit court judges have waited more than 100 days for a vote, compared to 15 of President Bush’s nominees.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.
What You Need to Know About President Obama's Plan to Provide High-Quality Early Education for All ChildrenPosted byon February 14, 2013 at 12:43 PM EDT
In his State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to expand access to high-quality pre-school to every child in America.
Posted byon February 9, 2013 at 5:50 AM EDT
Since First Lady Michelle Obama launched Let’s Move! on February 9, 2010 to unite the country around our kids’ health and create real support for families to live healthier lives we’ve seen substantial commitments from across the country to improve the health of our nation’s children.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 12:55 PM EDT
In local communities across the country, Federal agencies are finding innovative ways to work together to save taxpayer dollars and help the Federal Government work smarter and more efficiently.
Posted byon February 4, 2013 at 5:12 PM EDT
The Department of Education released reports for 12 Race to the Top states, showcasing their improvements in helping our education system.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 4:27 PM EDT
Today, the White House National Economic Council releaseda state-by-state reports about the real-life impact of these tax increases on America’s middle class families if Congress fails to act by January 1. Find out what it means for your community.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:49 AM EDT
A state by state look at the middle-class tax cuts' impact on consumer spending and retailers.
Posted byon September 25, 2012 at 9:45 AM EDT
The Governors Highway Safety Association is making great strides in support of reducing drugged driving.
Posted byon September 11, 2012 at 12:18 PM EDT
According to a new report, consumers saved more $2 billion in the past year, thanks to new rules that protect people from insurance industry abuses