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Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 2:30 PM EST
Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, explains why plans to establish three new Manufacturing Innovation Institutes are an important part of President’s strategy to invest in manufacturing.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 10:45 AM EST
President Obama signs an Executive Order directing historic steps to make government-held data more accessible to the public and to entrepreneurs and others as fuel for innovation and economic growth.
Posted byon May 8, 2013 at 4:25 PM EST
President Obama is making his first stop on a series of Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tours, traveling to Austin, Texas to learn more about what's being done there to create stable and well-paying jobs that can support a middle-class family.
Posted byon May 4, 2013 at 1:15 PM EST
President Obama travels to Mexico and Costa Rica to reinforce the deep cultural, familial, and economic ties that so many Americans share with Mexico and Central America.
Posted byon May 4, 2013 at 4:35 AM EST
President Obama describes the incredible opportunities to create middle-class jobs in America by deepening our economic ties and expanding trade in Latin America and discusses a recent Senate bill that takes commonsense steps to fix our broken immigration system.
Posted byon May 3, 2013 at 5:21 PM EST
Here's quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 3, 2013 at 12:01 PM EST
On the first day of his trip to Mexico and Costa Rica, President Obama was in Mexico City for meetings and a joint press conference with President Peña Nieto, and a speech to the Mexican people from the National Anthropology Museum.
Posted byon May 3, 2013 at 8:30 AM EST
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that private sector businesses added 176,000 jobs last month and total non-farm payroll employment rose by 165,000 jobs in April. The economy has now added private sector jobs every month for 38 straight months, and a total of 6.8 million jobs has been added over that period.
Posted byon May 2, 2013 at 3:00 PM EST
On his trip to Mexico and Costa Rica, the President hopes to highlight and reinforce the deep cultural, familial, and economic ties that so many Americans share with Mexico and Central America, and to promote economic growth across the region.
Posted byon May 2, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST
Penny Pritzker is President Obama's choice to lead the Commerce Department, and he wants Mike Froman to be the next U.S. Trade Representative