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  • Help Feed Hungry Kids this Summer

    Tasha Askew, Emerson National Hunger Fellow at the USDA Faith-Neighborhood Center, describes how the Center is engaging non-traditional partners to feed hungry kids over the summer.

  • And the winner is...

    Melody Barnes and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announce the winner of the 2010 Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge.

  • The Results Are In

    The White House annouces the top three finalists in the Race to the Top Commencement Challenge.

  • 125,000 Votes and Counting

    Over 125,000 votes have been cast in the Race to the Top Commencement Challenge.

  • More Support for Young Adults

    White House Health Reform Director Nancy-Ann DeParle explains how young adults can get coverage as a result of health reform, and answers recent questions about tax implications.

  • Previewing President Obama’s Tour of Siemens Energy Plant

    The President continues his recent series of White House to Main Street tours with a stop in Iowa where he will visit the Siemens Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing Plant in Fort Madison. Plant Manager and tour guide to the President discusses preparations for the visit.

  • Your Turn to Weigh In on the Commencement Challenge

    The White House and Department of Education kick off the final phase of the Race to the Top Commencement Challenge – your input.

  • A Resilient Nation

    Watch Secretary Napolitano speak about the Department of Homeland Security's approach to confronting new and evolving threats.

  • Race to the Top Commencement Challenge Finalists Announced

    Today, we announced the Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge finalists. Find out which schools are still in the running to have President Obama give their commencement address.

  • President Announces Choices for New Bioethics Commission

    President Obama yesterday released the names of ten individuals whom he intends to appoint to the recently created Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues. The ten will join the previously named chair and vice chair in exploring bioethical issues anticipated to emerge from advances in biomedicine and related areas of science and technology.