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Posted byon December 19, 2011 at 3:45 PM EST
Linda Sarsour, Director of the Arab American Association of New York, discusses her work as a community organizer and how organizers are able to work with a network of organizations to better serve, empower, represent and engage their constituencies in addressing challenges and issues they are facing in their local communities.
Posted byon December 7, 2011 at 10:00 AM EST
White House Counsel Kathryn Ruemmler writes that Republican obstruction in the Senate is causing a vacancy crisis in our courts.
Posted byon November 8, 2011 at 1:17 PM EST
Posted byon November 2, 2011 at 12:49 PM EST
Speaking in front of the Francis Scott Key Bridge, President Obama urged Congress to pass the infrastructure provisions in the American Jobs Act.
We Can't Wait: Recent Executive Actions to Support the Housing Market and Help Struggling American HomeownersPosted byon October 24, 2011 at 4:14 PM EST
Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, goes through recent actions from the Obama Administration on the housing market.
Posted byon October 18, 2011 at 4:48 PM EST
Millions of people in the United States cannot get legal help that is often critical to their wellbeing and freedom, but these Champions of Change are assisting people in need by dedicating their professional lives to closing the justice gap in America.
Posted byon October 7, 2011 at 10:15 AM EST
The first of a series of five Implementation Dialogues focuses on “Incorporating Prevention and Care Research Into HIV Programs,” bringing together speakers and panelists from across federal, state and local government, as well as experts from the HIV/AIDS community and research areas.
Posted byon October 3, 2011 at 5:00 AM EST
Yvette Sanchez Fuentes,Director of the Office of Head Start, honors the rich history of the federal education program and it's continued success in early childhood education.
Posted byon September 30, 2011 at 1:26 PM EST
Every day heroes are recognized for their dedication and care to their families and communities. If you or someone you know deserves recognition for outstanding service to military families, we invite you to enter the Joining Forces Community Challenge to share your story.
Posted byon September 28, 2011 at 7:35 AM EST
Robert Gordon discusses recently announced grants to provide evidence-based, voluntary home visiting programs for vulnerable children and families.