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Posted byon April 5, 2012 at 5:42 PM EDT
As part of the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, the White House honors young people making a difference in their communities.
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 12:10 PM EDT
De Quan O’Neal is an advisory board member of Neighborhood Service Organization’s Youth Initiatives Project (YIP) working tirelessly to recruit young males of color to a “Hugs Not Bullets” campaign—and he’s only a sophomore in high school.
Posted byon March 28, 2012 at 7:53 AM EDT
Jeff Zients and John Engler, former Michigan Governor and current president of the Business Roundtable, co-author an op-ed on the need to reorganize the Federal government for the 21st century.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
The Affordable Care Act includes a number of key provisions designed to help make health care more affordable – in fact, many Americans are seeing lower costs, and health care spending growth in 2009 and 2010 decreased to record lows
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 9:23 AM EDT
The Affordable Care Act’s tax credit has lowered health insurance costs for small-business owners, who on average have paid about 18 percent more than large firms for the same health insurance policy
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 12:32 PM EDT
Patti Kurtz, an AmeriCorps alum, shares her incredible experience participating in the program and her passion for business.
Posted byon March 19, 2012 at 9:35 AM EDT
The White House LGBT Conference on Housing & Homelessness in Detroit brings together community advocates and Obama Administration officials for an important conversation about the housing needs and concerns of LGBT people.
Posted byon March 14, 2012 at 2:25 PM EDT
Students from across the country came to the White House to present their ideas for energy efficient buildings.
Posted byon March 7, 2012 at 1:00 PM EDT
Dr. Susan Amat, co-founder and Executive Director of The Launch Pad, helps expose students to the option of entrepreneurship as a viable career path.
Posted byon March 6, 2012 at 11:14 AM EDT
Polling results released last week by the University of Michigan and Muhlenberg College (Pennsylvania) show that, compared to previous surveys, the largest majority of Americans in years now believe global warming is occurring.