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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 18, 2014 at 1:50 PM EST
In a new video series, Dr. Holdren answers some of the questions you've asked about our climate, and explains some of the science behind how our planet is changing.
Posted byon December 17, 2014 at 3:53 PM EST
When communities are involved in key water infrastructure projects, like with Kansas City's Blue River channel modification project, the Federal Government can speed up project approvals, cut costs, and support projects with the greatest economic and community benefits.
Posted byon December 16, 2014 at 6:08 PM EST
The President takes action to protect a place called Bristol Bay, Alaska. Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, sends an email to the White House list about what that means.
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 1:24 PM EST
America’s fisheries drive coastal economies and put food on the tables of families across the country. Unfortunately, the twin global issues of illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing and seafood fraud undermine the economic and environmental sustainability of fisheries and fish stocks.
Posted byon December 15, 2014 at 12:45 PM EST
Climate change is putting our public health and health care facilities at risk, and the Administration is committing to support leaders in the health care industry as they take action.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 12:54 PM EST
After returning from COP 20 in Lima, Peru, where countries are meeting to pave the way for an international climate change agreement, Mike Boots highlights how the U.S. has played a leading role in domestic and international efforts to combat climate change.
Posted byon December 11, 2014 at 4:37 PM EST
Posted byon December 10, 2014 at 3:10 PM EST
Higher education institutions are responding to the President's call to action to support Making on college campuses. One recent effort responding to this call is the Make Schools Alliance, a new initiative that will provide students with spaces, projects and mentors to engage in hands-on Making activities and boost their interest and persistence in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).