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Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 11:33 AM EDT
On the final day of President Obama's tour through rural America, he'll be back in his home state of Illinois to talk with people about how we strengthen the middle class and increase economic opportunity for everyone.
Posted byon August 16, 2011 at 10:14 AM EDT
President Obama announces new job initiatives for rural America at the White House Rural Economic Forum during his economic bus tour.
Posted byon August 15, 2011 at 7:32 PM EDT
The White House joins Foursquare, a location-based social networking website, which is the latestway for you to engage with the administration.
Posted byon August 15, 2011 at 6:15 PM EDT
On the first stop of his rural road trip, President Obama took questions on topics ranging from using renewable energy to create jobs to the future of Social Security to his Administration's plans to bolster education.
Posted byon August 15, 2011 at 11:55 AM EDT
The President's four question and answer sessions with the public will be live streamed
Posted byon August 15, 2011 at 6:00 AM EDT
President Obama heads to Cannon Falls, Minnesota, to hear directly from the American people in a town hall at the first stop of a three day tour of the Midwest.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 6:12 PM EDT
Nancy Lindborg, Assistant Administrator of USAID, sat down with Somali-Americans to talk about drought relief efforts throughout the Horn of Africa.
Posted byon June 8, 2011 at 10:29 AM EDT
Ten incredible young Americans who had participated in the “100 Youth Roundtables” Initiative and come to Washington, DC for a de-brief with President Obama, his Senior Staff, and DC-based youth advocates.
Posted byon June 2, 2011 at 3:57 PM EDT
Sargent Michael MacLeod writes about the efforts of Operation Homelink, a non-profit that provides computers and web cams to the families of deployed soldiers, to provide computer equipment to soldiers stationed at Fort Bragg who were affected by the devasting tornados that hit the region.
Posted byon May 25, 2011 at 9:07 AM EDT
Earlier this week at an event hosted by the White House, I listened as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Asian American Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) youth told compelling stories about the challenges and triumphs of living at the intersections of race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity.