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Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 12:30 PM EDT
Massachusetts’s healthcare law, passed in 2006, served as a model for the Affordable Care Act, and the state’s experience during its first year of enrollment offers important lessons for what we can expect over the first six months for the ACA.
Posted byon October 30, 2013 at 6:39 PM EDT
Deputy Senior Advisor David Simas sent a message to the White House email list following President Obama's Boston healthcare event.
Posted byon October 30, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
Press Secretary Jay Carney addresses misleading attacks from critics about recent notices from insurance companies about changes in some people’s insurance plans. UPDATE: President Obama speaks to the issue in Boston as well.
Posted byon October 17, 2013 at 1:36 PM EDT
Joe McKenna is a Research Specialist and the Youth Preparedness Camp Coordinator for the Texas School Safety Center, which is part of Texas State University.
Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee '2.0' Launches to Move Our Manufacturing Agenda ForwardPosted byon September 26, 2013 at 4:51 PM EDT
Manufacturing is a central pillar of the President’s agenda to create middleclass jobs and grow the economy given its importance for the durability of our industries and the strength of our innovation, which is why the Administration is announcing two significant steps to move our manufacturing agenda forward, including the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee ‘2.0’.
Posted byon September 20, 2013 at 10:36 AM EDT
In June, President Obama laid out the case for action on climate change and the steps his Administration will take to address it. In his Climate Action Plan, the President announced steps to cut the emissions of carbon pollution, prepare the United States for the impacts of climate change, and lead international efforts to combat global climate change.
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 3:36 PM EDT
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 12:48 PM EDT
Catholics leaders and organizations are among those playing a leading role in making the case for immigration reform
Posted byon September 10, 2013 at 4:41 PM EDT
When we prevent or successfully treat substance abuse, we prevent suicides. There is a powerful connection between the missions of the substance abuse prevention and treatment communities and the suicide prevention community – and much to be gained when these groups come together around their common goals.
Posted byon August 15, 2013 at 1:32 PM EDT
Lydia Brown is being honored as a Champion of Change for embodying the next generation of leadership within the disability community and her commitment to the promise of the Americans with Disabilities Act.