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Posted byon August 1, 2012 at 5:49 PM EDT
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders convened for a Midwest Regional Action Summit at The Ohio State University, bringing together 300 community leaders and federal agency representatives in a day-long convening to exchange ideas.
Posted byon July 26, 2012 at 5:14 PM EDT
President Obama signs an Executive Order to improve outcomes and advance educational opportunities for African Americans.
Posted byon July 20, 2012 at 3:26 PM EDT
As the nineteenth International AIDS Conference kicks off in Washington, DC, experts and activists from around the world are bringing together their best ideas to fight this disease. As part of this conversation, the Obama Administration and others are taking a careful look at trade policy issues, recognizing the need for protecting intellectual property rights with access to life-saving medicines for people around the world.
Posted byon July 19, 2012 at 4:51 PM EDT
Attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) to the United States, and the jobs that come with it, has been a priority of the Obama administration since it came into office.
Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 1:12 PM EDT
Andrew Carlone recently attended the generationOn Youth Summit at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Chicago, Illinois to learn how to most effectively make change.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 5:51 PM EDT
A hiring event this Thursday in Chicago will feature 80 employers and more than 1,500 employment opportunities for transitioning service members, veterans and military spouses
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 1:48 PM EDT
Under the leadership of Joel Berman, Adaptive Adventures provides access to outdoor and sport activities to the physically disabled.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 6:32 PM EDT
A quick glimpse at what happened this week in the White House.
Posted byon June 28, 2012 at 11:27 AM EDT
On a daily basis, Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity and the Illinois Department of Human Rights work to eliminate housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Posted byon June 27, 2012 at 5:11 PM EDT
The Obama administration is making strides in the Better Building Challenge across the U.S. with the hopes of making new American buildings 20 percent more effective over the next ten years.