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Posted byon September 2, 2014 at 5:56 PM EDT
The President celebrates Labor Day by visiting the city of Milwaukee for their annual Laborfest, accompanied by Secretary of Labor Tom Perez.
Posted byon August 30, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, the President wished Americans a happy Labor Day weekend, highlighted the important economic progress we've made, and reaffirmed his commitment to accelerate our progress and ensure that our growing economy fuels a strong middle class.
Posted byon August 15, 2014 at 4:08 PM EDT
President Obama is committed to strengthening Social Security, and empowering seniors to retire with dignity.
Posted byon August 2, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President discussed the new monthly jobs report and the fact that our economy created over 200,000 new jobs in July for the sixth straight month – the longest streak since 1997.
Posted byon July 29, 2014 at 2:28 PM EDT
Ahead of the President's trip to Kansas City, White House Press Secretary and Kansas City native Josh Earnest called a few people in the area and invited them out to dinner with the President.
Posted byon July 29, 2014 at 12:03 PM EDT
Labor Secretary Tom Perez is traveling with Education Secretary Arne Duncan to Toledo, Ohio, today to see first-hand model programs and partnerships that are equipping Americans with the knowledge, skills and industry-relevant education they need to get on the pathway to a successful career.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 11:23 AM EDT
Today, Secretary of Labor Tom Perez is traveling to the BioTechnical Institute of Maryland in Baltimore, where he'll meet with Deric -- a graduate of the program who is now working as a manufacturing associate. Follow along here.
Posted byon July 19, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President discussed the importance of ensuring that the economic progress we’ve made is shared by all hardworking Americans.
Posted byon July 17, 2014 at 6:25 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Wilmington, Delaware to talk about creating more good jobs, rebuilding America, and making our middle class stronger.
Posted byon July 12, 2014 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President recapped his visits with folks who have written him letters about their own American stories -- their successes and struggles.