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Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 8:47 AM EST
State and local officials speak out about the bi-partisan debt compromise announced by President Obama.
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 9:22 PM EST
More than 150 state and local leaders have spoken out about the need for Congress to compromise and raise the debt ceiling.
Posted byon July 25, 2011 at 5:39 PM EST
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood emphasizes the large number of American jobs at stake in the Nation's aviation infrastructure, and urges Congress to revisit and pass a Federal Aviation Administration bill.
Posted byon June 16, 2011 at 6:37 PM EST
The Partnership for Sustainable Communities, a collaboration between the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Department of Transportation, and the Environmental Protection Agency works to revitalize neighborhoods with convenient, affordable transit and clean energy.
Posted byon May 9, 2011 at 8:39 AM EST
Ray LaHood, Secretary of Transportation, anounnces the next steps for high speed rail in 22 carefully selected projects across the country.
Posted byon April 27, 2011 at 5:06 PM EST
Today, the Department of Justice took an unprecedented step in encouraging men and boys to become partners in ending violence against women. The Engaging Men Grant Program, underscores the fact that most men are not violent or abusive towards the women in their lives and encourages these men to work as allies with women and girls to prevent violence.
Posted byon April 6, 2011 at 1:19 PM EST
High-speed rail can be the transportation innovation that drives the economy of the future. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood lays out the benefits of investing in high-speed rail today.
Posted byon March 7, 2011 at 7:32 PM EST
Sam Frankel, a current Peace Corps Volunteer in Ghana, shares his story on the importance of dedication and building relationships in service.
Posted byon February 8, 2011 at 12:40 PM EST
Vice President Biden announces plans for developing a national network of high-speed rail, one of the important infrastructure investments in the President's goal for winning the future.
Posted byon December 21, 2010 at 5:27 PM EST
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius takes to the White House White Board to explain a new regulation that fleshes out the "rate review" provision from the Affordable Care Act to protect consumers from unreasonable rate increases.