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Posted byon March 26, 2012 at 7:54 PM EDT
On Monday, March 26th, Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett addressed a crowd of over 2,500 at the J Street Conference where she reiterated the President's commitment to the State of Israel.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 1:05 PM EDT
Melissa Stockwell, and two of her fellow triathelete friends, founded Dare2tri Paratriathlon Club as a way for disbaled athletes to remain active and stay encouraged knowing they can do anything.
Posted byon March 7, 2012 at 2:15 PM EDT
White House officials and business and community leaders from throughout the Delta Region meet to discuss ways to create good-paying jobs, promote entrepreneurship and small business, and support a Delta built to last.
Posted byon February 27, 2012 at 12:31 PM EDT
The First Lady and Dr. Biden announced an ambitious goal: For 50 states to pass legislation that supports military spouse license portability by 2014.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 7:22 PM EDT
Check out the slideshow below of the photos and stories of Americans across all 50 states (plus Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands) who believed that their voice could make a difference and had the courage to speak out about what losing an extra $40 per paycheck would mean for them and for their family.
Posted byon February 16, 2012 at 7:12 PM EDT
Thousands of American families wrote to tell President Obama what losing $40 per paycheck would mean for their economic security
Posted byon February 13, 2012 at 4:45 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett delivers a keynote address at the 2012 Equality Illinois Gala in Chicago.
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 4:10 PM EDT
State Attorneys General share their views on the landmark housing settlement.
Posted byon February 6, 2012 at 4:39 PM EDT
Matt Nosanchuk from the Department of Justice Office of Civil Rights describes ongoing efforts to implement and enforce the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act.
Posted byon February 3, 2012 at 2:36 PM EDT
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn explains why President Obama's actions to help homeowners will benefit residents across his state and the country.