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Posted byon August 29, 2011 at 5:05 PM EDT
EPA Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe tells us about the Greening America's Capitals program to help America's capital cities turn their visions of a more prosperous future into reality
Posted byon August 25, 2011 at 5:31 PM EDT
John Fernandez, Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, discusses ways to promote rural small business development and grow the economy.
Posted byon August 16, 2011 at 6:23 PM EDT
Treasury Department announces funding which will spur $3.6 billion in new lending to small businesses and create jobs
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 July 25, 2011 at 6:39 PM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood emphasizes the large number of American jobs at stake in the Nation's aviation infrastructure, and urges Congress to revisit and pass a Federal Aviation Administration bill.
Posted byon June 28, 2011 at 11:48 AM EDT
Dr. Biden meets deployed sailors from all around the country on board the USS RAMAGE, stationed off the coast of Athens, to praise the resilience and dedication of the sailors and their families.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 8:50 AM EDT
Dr. Roderick Mitchell, founder and pastor of the New Life Church, uses community projects and programs to encourage fathers and survivors of abuse to break the generational cycle of domestic violence.
Posted byon June 15, 2011 at 6:04 PM EDT
Ivye L. Allen, President/CEO of the Foundation for the Mid South, stresses the need to invest in people and strategies that promote racial, social, and economic equity in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.
Posted byon May 10, 2011 at 10:46 AM EDT
In the first of a two-part blog, OSTP and USGS take a look at the science of earthquakes. Globally there have been four deadly earthquakes in just over a year—Haiti, Chile, New Zealand, and Japan—which have served as a reminder of the tectonic forces active beneath our feet.
Posted byon May 4, 2011 at 2:32 PM EDT
Divya Kumaraiah, Policy Assistant to the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, shares inspiring stories from CNCS' disaster recovery efforts in Mississippi.