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Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 4:50 PM EDT
Back home in their districts and states this August recess, Members of Congress are hearing broad support for a vote on commonsense immigration reform.
Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
Robert Davis is being honored as a Champion of Change for his efforts in making government more transparent and accountable through technology.
Informes de estado a estado: Los beneficios económicos de enmendar nuestro sistema de inmigración que no funcionaPosted byon August 1, 2013 at 6:22 PM EDT
Estados Unidos ha sido siempre una nación de inmigrantes y, a través de la historia de esta nación, inmigrantes de todas partes del mundo han mantenido nuestra fuerza laboral vibrante, nuestros negocios a la vanguardia, y ayudado a crear el mecanismo económico más grande del mundo. Sin embargo, el sistema de inmigración de nuestra nación no funciona y no ha mantenido el ritmo de los tiempos cambiantes.
Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 9:30 AM EDT
In addition to giving a significant boost to our national economy, commonsense immigration reform will also generate important economic benefits in each state, from increasing workers’ wages and generating new tax revenue to strengthening the local industries that are the backbone of states’ economies.
Posted byon July 26, 2013 at 4:45 PM EDT
Check out a snapshot of what happened this week at the White House.
Posted byon July 26, 2013 at 1:20 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon July 25, 2013 at 6:48 PM EDT
President Obama continues making the case for his vision for an economy that grows from the middle out, not the top down, which includes creating good jobs by investing in our nation's infrastructure.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 5:31 PM EDT
President Obama kicks off a series of speeches about his vision for rebuilding an economy that puts the middle class -- and those fighting to join it – front and center.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 2:35 PM EDT
Raising the minimum wage is of the economic vision that President Obama laid out in Galesburg, Illinois, as he described what we need to do to support the middle class and those who are trying to join it.
Posted byon July 21, 2013 at 8:00 PM EDT
This Wednesday, almost five years after the financial crisis fueled a devastating recession, and two years after a debate over whether or not America would pay its bills that harmed our recovery, the President will return to Knox College to kick off a series of speeches that will lay out his vision for rebuilding an economy that puts the middle class and those fighting to join it front and center.