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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 14, 2013 at 11:30 AM EDT
Screening victims for risk factors at crime scenes, in hospital emergency rooms, and in court and linking those most at risk with immediate crisis intervention services can help prevent the most dangerous cases of domestic violence.
Posted byon February 25, 2013 at 7:02 PM EDT
Today, the Administration is launching five pilot Regional Teams to strengthen collaboration, cut red tape, and reduce permitting timelines.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.
Posted byon February 15, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT
Entrepreneurs from across the country gathered at the White House to celebrate Startup America’s two-year anniversary by presenting ambitious plans for growing vibrant startup communities in Arizona, Colorado, DC, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, North Carolina, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
Posted byon February 13, 2013 at 12:40 AM EDT
State and local officials share their reactions to the President's State of the Union Address.
Posted byon February 8, 2013 at 4:17 PM EDT
The Citizens Medal is second-highest honor the President can bestow upon a U.S. citizen and this diverse group of achievers emphasize the principles of American intelligence, ingenuity, and integrity. Learn more about this year's recipients.
Posted byon February 4, 2013 at 5:12 PM EDT
The Department of Education released reports for 12 Race to the Top states, showcasing their improvements in helping our education system.
Posted byon January 30, 2013 at 6:08 PM EDT
The Obama Administration has made extraordinary progress in developing a clean energy economy and protecting our environment for years to come.
Posted byon January 22, 2013 at 2:42 PM EDT
On Saturday, Jan. 19, ONDCP leadership and staff answered President Obama's call to serve on the National Day of Service. Read more.