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  • Five U.S. Airports Are Enacting New Screening Measures to Protect Against Ebola

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announce that five U.S. airports will begin enhanced Ebola screening for all people coming from Ebola-affected countries.

  • Weekly Wrap Up: September 29 - October 3

    This week, President Obama talked about a new foundation for a 21st century economy and welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House; Vice President Biden and Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced the fourth round of TAACCCT grants; and the economy saw its 55th straight month of private-sector job gains.

  • You Told Us: Here's What Raising the Wage Means to You

    Tens of thousands of people shared what raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 would mean to them personally, or to their communities. Read some of those stories on our interactive map here.

  • Universidades Comunitarias: La Salsa Secreta

    La universidad comunitaria Motlow State Community College en Tennessee está trabajando junto a Bridgestone Tire Company y otras empresas para expandir su programa de mecatrónica y ha creado unas instalaciones de capacitación en Bridgestone para preparar a los estudiantes a incorporarse rápidamente en trabajos muy técnicos.

  • A Destiny to Serve and Be a Champion of Change

    Dr. Gonzalo La Cava is being honored as a Latino Educator Champion of Change.

  • Celebrating Open Government Around the Globe

    To mark the OGP’s third anniversary, President Obama joined with heads of state from other participating countries to celebrate these steps to improve the ability of citizens to engage with their governments and better harness the power of transparency to drive growth.

  • Zonas Prometedoras: Creando Oportunidades

    Como el alcalde anterior de una zona prometadora urbana, tengo una apreciación única por la pasión y dedicación que tienen los líderes locales para trabajar en equipo para mejorar sus comunidades.

  • Standing with Civil Society at a Critical Juncture

    President Obama convenes partners at the Clinton Global Initiative and calls on them to push back against growing attempts around the world to obstruct the legitimate and peaceful activity of civil society organizations.

  • Mes de la Herencia Hispana: Celebrando nuestras Raíces y Cultura Compartida con América Latina

    La semana pasada marcó el inicio del Mes de la Herencia Hispana, un tiempo para honrar la rica herencia de la comunidad latina y celebrar sus innumerables logros. Es a la vez una oportunidad para celebrar los lazos familiares, culturales y económicos que tantas personas que viven en Estados Unidos comparten con América Latina.

  • Meet Brittany:

    Secretary Arne Duncan wraps up his recent back-to-school bus tour and wants to hear from you.