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Posted byon December 1, 2010 at 12:00 PM EST
The theme for the White House Christmas 2010 is Simple Gifts - a celebration of friends and family, hearth and home, and the simple things that bring joy at Christmas. Watch a behind-the-scenes video of the making of holidays at the White House.
TIGER II Grants to 75 Innovative Projects Will Change the Transportation Landscape, Create Jobs in 40 StatesPosted byon October 21, 2010 at 10:33 AM EST
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood writes about the funding of 75 innovative new projects that will put people to work today building a 21st century foundation for tomorrow's economic growth.
Posted byon October 19, 2010 at 4:00 AM EST
Watch a roundtable discussion as nurses from across the country dicuss the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.
DOT Online Map Collects Voices of the Recovery Act; Workers Encouraged to Upload Their Own Video StoriesPosted byon October 6, 2010 at 10:21 AM EST
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood introduces the new DOT map of videos from workers across the country talking about what the Recovery Act has done for them.
Posted byon September 8, 2010 at 12:51 PM EST
Debunking recent attempts by the health insurance industry to scapegoat the Affordable Care Act for their attempts to raise premiums.
Posted byon September 3, 2010 at 1:26 PM EST
Administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate provides an update on Hurricane Earl and the pre-landfall preparation steps being taken along the East Coast.
Posted byon September 2, 2010 at 1:15 PM EST
FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate urges families to prepare for Hurricane Earl and briefs President Obama on preparations for potential impacts on the East Coast.
Posted byon September 2, 2010 at 12:47 PM EST
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan takes an eight-state bus tour to highlight “Courage in the Classroom” and honor our nation’s unsung heroes—our teachers.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 2:59 PM EST
A close look from the Energy Department on the progress of the Administration's efforts to weatherize homes, a key part of the emerging clean energy economy.
Posted byon August 23, 2010 at 10:53 AM EST
In June, more than 31,000 low-income homes nationwide underwent retrofits to use less energy representing the largest number of homes ever upgraded – or “weatherized” – in a single month.