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Posted byon December 11, 2012 at 12:32 PM EDT
David Plouffe sends a message to the White House email list.
Posted byon December 11, 2012 at 8:00 AM EDT
Over the past four years, the Obama Administration has worked to leverage America’s entrepreneurial strength and help our foreign partners build the skills, networks, regulatory environments, and access to capital necessary to realize the potential and aspirations of up-and-coming entrepreneurs.
Posted byon December 10, 2012 at 7:04 PM EDT
President Obama talks about the economy in Detroit.
Posted byon December 8, 2012 at 6:30 AM EDT
President Obama urges Congress to extend the middle class income tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses without delay, making it clear that a balanced approach to deficit reduction means that Republicans in Congress must agree to ask the wealthiest Americans to pay higher tax rates.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 7:00 PM EDT
Here's quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 3:23 PM EDT
A new report by the National Economic Council shows that imposing a dollar cap on itemized deductions would effectively eliminate the charitable deduction for up to 13 million households and for as much as 60 percent of currently deductible giving.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
Private sector establishments added 147,000 jobs last month, and overall non-farm payroll employment rose by 146,000. The economy has now added private sector jobs for 33 straight months.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 5:11 PM EDT
An astounding 99 percent of Hispanic families will be affected if Congress fails to extend middle class tax cuts by January 1.
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 1, 2012 at 6:45 AM EDT
Democrats and Republicans must come together to pass one thing that everyone agrees on—extending income tax cuts for 98 percent of American families and 97 percent of small businesses, and there is no reason to wait.