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Posted byon July 4, 2013 at 12:17 PM EDT
One week after the United States Senate passed a bipartisan immigration bill, local officials helped celebrate Independence Day by participating in naturalization ceremonies to welcome new American citizens.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 24, 2013 at 7:41 PM EDT
Lance Oppenheim, a 17 year-old from Southwest Ranches, FL, featured the winner of a literary writing contest in a video called Open Your Eyes which asked participants to describe what child hunger means to them. Lance serves as a National Youth Advisory Council member of generationOn, the global youth service enterprise of Points of Light.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
Democratic and Republican state and local officials from all over the country are speaking out about the need for commonsense immigration reform. See what officials from the southern United States had to say.
Posted byon June 15, 2013 at 10:02 AM EDT
In honor of Father's Day, we're sharing some of our favorite pictures of President Obama with his daughters, Sasha and Malia.
Posted byon June 13, 2013 at 9:44 AM EDT
Giselle Schneider is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for her leadership and commitment to the ideals of the YMCA.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 4:41 PM EDT
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 2:05 PM EDT
The House of Representatives sent the wrong message with a Republican amendment stripping protections from Dreamers, who stories are perfect examples of why we need a comprehensive solution for our broken immigration system.
Posted byon May 30, 2013 at 7:27 PM EDT
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 1:36 PM EDT
Jennifer Jurado shares her involvement with her community in Broward County, Florida.