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Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 4:36 PM EDT
In a meeting with small business leaders, President Obama discussed the importance of a big deal -- along the lines of what he offered the Republicans in Congress -- to the overall economy and the success of our small businesses.
Posted byon March 18, 2013 at 1:11 PM EDT
Tom Perez is a Justice Department official who the President describes as a "consensus builder" who has worked with CEOs and labor leaders at federal, state, and local government levels who understands that our economy works best when the middle class and those working to get into the middle class have the security they need on the job and a democratic voice in the workplace.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 5:08 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 15, 2013 at 4:57 PM EDT
President Obama highlighted his proposal to create an Energy Security Trust, which uses revenue generated by oil and gas development on federal lands to support new research and technology that will shift our cars and trucks off of oil for good.
Posted byon March 13, 2013 at 3:49 PM EDT
The First Lady met today with the Business Roundtable to talk about Joining Forces, her initiative that supports veterans and military families.
Posted byon March 8, 2013 at 10:31 AM EDT
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows that private sector businesses added 246,000 jobs in February. The economy has now added private sector jobs every month for three straight years, and a total of 6.35 million jobs have been added over that period.
Posted byon March 7, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
President Obama's commonsense plan for immigration reform will help businesses attract and retain a skilled workforce, including foreign graduate students come to the U.S. and study areas like science, technology, engineering and mathematics and entrepreneurs who want to build their businesses in the U.S. and hire Americans to work in them.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 4:01 PM EDT
The Department of Labor celebrates its centennial anniversary and looks forward to continuing its important work on behalf on America's workers.
Posted byon March 2, 2013 at 6:39 AM EDT
Because Republicans in Congress refused to compromise to close tax loopholes for the wealthiest Americans, hundreds of thousands of Americans will lose their jobs or see their paycheck reduced, and middle class families will be hurt.
Posted byon February 25, 2013 at 3:38 PM EDT