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Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 8:36 AM EDT
Nicole Schultz is being honored as a Champion of Change for the leadership she demonstrated in her involvement in response and recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 4:52 PM EDT
Gloria Tibbs is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for her leadership and commitment to libraries and museums around the United States.
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
This week marks the 50th anniversary of National Small Business Week.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 3:47 PM EDT
President Obama sends a message to the White House email list, asking Americans to support the rebuilding efforts in Moore, Oklahoma.
Posted byon May 15, 2013 at 4:26 PM EDT
The National Eye Institute (NEI) launched the Audacious Goals Initiative last year to drive innovation in vision research for the next decade and beyond. To encourage the broadest possible range of ideas and participants in this Initiative, the NEI held a prize competition to identify “Audacious Goals in Vision Research and Blindness Rehabilitation,” open to submissions from August through November 2012.
Posted byon February 27, 2013 at 2:15 PM EDT
Becky James-Hatter discusses the importance of having positive mentors for children.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.
Posted byon December 19, 2012 at 3:56 PM EDT
Working with Cabinet members and outside organizations, Vice President Joe Biden will lead a new initiative to identify concrete proposals for real reform by January.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 4:27 PM EDT
Today, the White House National Economic Council releaseda state-by-state reports about the real-life impact of these tax increases on America’s middle class families if Congress fails to act by January 1. Find out what it means for your community.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:49 AM EDT
A state by state look at the middle-class tax cuts' impact on consumer spending and retailers.