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Posted byon December 23, 2014 at 9:30 AM EST
Real gross domestic product (GDP) grew 5.0 percent at an annual rate in the third quarter of 2014 — the strongest single quarter since 2003 — according to the third estimate from the Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Posted byon December 22, 2014 at 2:15 PM EST
In his State of the Union Address this year, the President vowed that 2014 would be a year of action—and he delivered on that promise.
Posted byon December 20, 2014 at 6:00 AM EST
In this week's address, the President reflected on the significant progress made by this country in 2014, and in the nearly six years since he took office.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 6:19 PM EST
As 2014 winds down, President Obama stopped by the press briefing room in the White House to offer his thoughts on what the past year has meant for the country.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 3:44 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 11:34 AM EST
Today, Dan Pfeiffer joined the popular blogging platform Medium, posting an op-ed that reflected on 2014 as a year of great progress for President Obama and the progressive agenda -- no matter what the critics have said.
Posted byon December 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM EST
With the U.S. economy on the move — and with worldwide demand for quality, innovative goods on the rise — there have never been greater opportunities for American small businesses to prosper on the global stage and add good-paying jobs here at home.
Posted byon December 16, 2014 at 5:12 PM EST
President Obama just took action to protect one of America’s greatest national treasures: Alaska’s Bristol Bay.
Posted byon December 16, 2014 at 11:45 AM EST
The U.S. economic recovery took a major step forward in 2014, achieving a number of important milestones.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 11:15 AM EST
Take a look at the chart of the week to see which industries that offer higher incomes have added more jobs over the course of this year.