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Posted byon August 7, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT
President Obama sat down with Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff to answer questions about housing from Americans all over the country.
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 30, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
Earlier this week, Education Secretary Arne Duncan met with a group of young people who are mounting an inspiring fight to overcome barriers and make this country stronger. They are called the DREAM Riders, and they are taking their vital message to the entire country.
Posted byon July 29, 2013 at 10:44 AM EDT
Last Tuesday, the White House honored 14 Open Government and Civic Hacking Champions of Change—extraordinary Americans working to improve their communities through technology, innovation, and civic participation. As entrepreneurs, innovators, organizers, and community leaders, these “Champions of Change” have made a tremendous positive impact.
Posted byon July 26, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
La Primera Dama, Michelle Obama, se dirigió 23 de julio, 2013 a más de 1,800 asistentes en la conferencia anual del Consejo Nacional de La Raza (NCLR) y exclamó que, “Los alimentos son amor… es la manera en que comunicamos nuestra cultura y nuestra herencia a medida que las comidas se hacen tradiciones familiares y las recetas se pasan de una generación a otra.”
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 6:23 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) yesterday to discuss the importance of healthy eating.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 11:03 AM EDT
Gary Cohen is being honored as a Champion of Change for his work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
Democratic and Republican state and local officials from all over the country are speaking out about the need for commonsense immigration reform. See what officials from the southern United States had to say.