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Posted byon May 3, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
The less we spend on fuel and energy, the more we have for other critical defense priorities. That's why, next year, the Department of Defense will invest almost $3 billion in energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Posted byon May 1, 2012 at 2:16 PM EDT
This year, we invited photo enthusiasts and our followers on Google+ to join us for the first ever White House Google+ Photowalk. View a gallery of their photos.
Posted byon April 30, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
Some of the nation’s top women scientists and engineers take a break from their daily responsibilities at the heights of federal, private, and academic science and technology enterprises to urge girls to open their minds to careers in these fields.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:32 PM EDT
"Preserving our environment, building a prosperous local economy and promoting fairness" are the key components of Cynthia Solomon Barber's work. "Communicating sustainability in a way that results in immediate commitment from everyone" is the challenge she faces, when calling people to action.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 10:23 AM EDT
Jon Carson responds to some of the questions received about the Buffett Rule.
Posted byon April 24, 2012 at 6:05 PM EDT
Everglades restoration is one of the Administration’s top environmental priorities because these efforts benefit the environment, economy, and communities across South Florida.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 3:38 PM EDT
After a series of devastating hardships and setbacks, Ajane Celestin-Greer's mentors helped her overcome a long road of challenges and put her on the path to success.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 7:14 PM EDT
Alyssa Pietruszka, a 13 year-old whose magical time at a fairytale resort helped her beat cancer, discusses her passion for volunteering.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 2:43 PM EDT
The JOBS Act will provide emerging companies and start-up ventures with increased access to vital capital, and lowers the barriers young companies face as they seek funding
Posted byon April 17, 2012 at 6:47 PM EDT
The Shuttle got a piggyback ride from a Boeing 747 jet as it made its way from Florida to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum