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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.
Posted byon May 4, 2011 at 11:35 AM EDT
Karen Mills, Administrator of the Small Business Administration, talks about her recent trip to storm-damaged areas of the Deep South, and what the SBA and other Obama Administration agencies are doing to help residents rebuild and recover.
Posted byon March 25, 2011 at 6:47 PM EDT
Your quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov
Posted byon March 22, 2011 at 1:40 PM EDT
Members of the newly convened Governance Coordinating Committee chime in on what they think their work and membership means to the people and the communities they serve.
Posted byon February 2, 2011 at 3:26 PM EDT
The President signs a landmark nuclear arms treaty with Russia, New START, which will advance our security, our relations with Russia, and our progress toward a world not imperiled by nuclear weapons.
Posted byon December 22, 2010 at 3:54 PM EDT
The Obama Administration releases the 2011 Asian Carp Control Strategy to protect our Great Lakes from Asian carp.
Posted byon December 6, 2010 at 5:00 PM EDT
A look at “Film Forward: Advancing Cultural Dialogue”, a public/private cultural film exchange effort by the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities and the Sundance Institute, in New York.
Posted byon December 1, 2010 at 11:00 AM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford higlights today's menu at the White House Mess including oysters, crab, shrimp and trout from the Gulf Coast region in honor of "America's Night Out for Gulf Seafood."