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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.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 4:34 PM EDT
A new pilot program will help rural borrowers with loans made or guaranteed by USDA refinance their mortgages to reduce their monthly payments.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 1:28 PM EDT
One year ago, President Obama called for an all-hands-on-deck effort to accelerate the success of entrepreneurs across the country. One year later, Startup America has made major progress on three fronts...
Posted byon January 30, 2012 at 3:02 PM EDT
Dr. Hiroyuki Fujita is Founder, President, and CEO of Quality Electrodynamics in Cleveland, Ohio, and last Tuesday he was a guest in the First Lady's box at the 2012 State of the Union.