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Posted byon February 16, 2012 at 7:12 PM EDT
Thousands of American families wrote to tell President Obama what losing $40 per paycheck would mean for their economic security
Posted byon February 15, 2012 at 2:30 PM EDT
Philip D. Guerin, Director of Environmental Systems for the Department of Public Works and Parks, for the City of Worcester, MA, explains how all levels of government can work together to make environmental advances.
Posted byon February 9, 2012 at 7:21 PM EDT
We’ve put together a quick primer to help you understand the details behind President Obama's announcement that 10 states will recieve waivers exempting them from meeting No Child Left Behind's most troublesome and restrictive requirements in exchange for setting their own higher, more honest standards for student success.
Posted byon February 7, 2012 at 7:29 PM EDT
Mayors celebrate the accomplishments of this year's White House Science Fair participants.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 1:28 PM EDT
One year ago, President Obama called for an all-hands-on-deck effort to accelerate the success of entrepreneurs across the country. One year later, Startup America has made major progress on three fronts...
Posted byon January 26, 2012 at 11:12 AM EDT
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick shares his thoughts on the President's State of the Union Address.
Posted byon January 25, 2012 at 6:07 PM EDT
Governors share their thoughts on the President's State of the Union address.
Posted byon January 24, 2012 at 1:06 PM EDT
The Department of Justice and the Department of Labor announce their support for Pay for Success pilots, a new way for government to ensure effective programs reach underserved communities, through 2012 funding competitions.
Posted byon January 19, 2012 at 12:49 PM EDT
As President Obama announces a plan to make the United States the most popular tourist destination in the world, we look at some of the American treasures the First Family has visited
Posted byon January 13, 2012 at 5:23 PM EDT
More than 80 officials and state executive directors meet at the White House to discuss issues including health care, infrastructure, and agriculture.