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Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 5:07 PM EDT
President Obama names fifteen recipients of the 2010 Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor. This year's recipients include President George H. W. Bush, Maya Angelou, Warren Buffett, Yo-Yo Ma and others.
Posted byon November 16, 2010 at 6:55 PM EDT
Get the facts about the health reform law, Medicaid and state budgets.
Posted byon October 2, 2010 at 11:00 AM EDT
An update on the Administration's newest efforts to get our veterans the economic stability they deserve.
Posted byon September 30, 2010 at 3:15 PM EDT
NEC Director Lawrence Summers explains how a partisan minority in Congress has put up to 100,000 jobs in jeopardy, and what can be done about it.
Posted byon September 27, 2010 at 5:46 PM EDT
A look at the immensely successful Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Subsidized Jobs program -- and what will happen if it is allowed to end prematurely.
Posted byon September 2, 2010 at 1:47 PM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan takes an eight-state bus tour to highlight “Courage in the Classroom” and honor our nation’s unsung heroes—our teachers.
Posted byon August 31, 2010 at 10:16 AM EDT
The final post in the Hurricane Katrina: 5 Years of Remembering & Rebuilding series highlights government work to restore and rebuild the Gulf Coast and restates the Administration's commitment to the dedicated residents who are working to restore the region.
Posted byon August 30, 2010 at 11:08 AM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood discusses what has been achieved since Hurricane Katrina, the ongoing work to restore area communities, and the department's continued commitment to helping Gulf residents rebuild.
Posted byon August 28, 2010 at 2:00 PM EDT
Today's announcement of more than $1.8 billion in federal funds to support the rebuilding of New Orleans’ schools is just one more example of the Department of Education's continued support of the Gulf Coast region. Secretary Arne Duncan discusses the department's ongoing commitment to building the excellent learning environments that the region's the children deserve.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 3:59 PM EDT
A close look from the Energy Department on the progress of the Administration's efforts to weatherize homes, a key part of the emerging clean energy economy.