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Posted byon October 25, 2011 at 4:58 PM EST
Law schools participating in the U.S. Department of Justice Access to Justice Initiative discuss how they are institutionalizing their commitment to pro bono and public service following a "Champions of Change: Justice" event.
Posted byon October 25, 2011 at 12:33 PM EST
Stacy Shamblin of the Reno Police Department discusses an innovative Smart Policing Initiative that aims to prevent prescription drug abuse through collaborations with the pharmaceutical, medical, education, and business communities.
Posted byon October 24, 2011 at 5:27 PM EST
This week, President Obama is back on the road with a new message
Posted byon October 17, 2011 at 3:51 PM EST
Doug Wilson, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs, delivers the keynote address at the inaugural OutServe Armed Forces Leadership Summit in Nevada. Less than a month after the full and final repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” the summit was one of the first opportunities for gay and lesbian service members – and their partners and families – to openly gather to share their stories and reflect on the importance of military service.
Posted byon October 14, 2011 at 10:25 AM EST
Rozita Villanueva Lee, a member of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian American and Pacifiic Islanders, discusses the importance of passing the American Jobs Act to create new job opportunities in AAPI communities and across the country.
Posted byon October 13, 2011 at 2:20 PM EST
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) cordially invites students, youth, and community advocates to attend its first ever Virtual Youth Town Hall, in celebration of its two-year anniversary since re-establishment.
Posted byon October 7, 2011 at 6:23 PM EST
Delia Oliveri volunteers in Nevada for The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society. Delia volunteered for the American Cancer Society for 12 years following her breast cancer diagnosis to educate others about the importance of early detection.
Posted byon October 4, 2011 at 5:58 PM EST
Laying off qualified teachers undermines our future as a nation
Posted byon September 12, 2011 at 12:28 PM EST
Working to fulfill President Obama’s commitment to create jobs and improve the quality of life for Native American communities, the Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Reclamation are working to provide safe and reliable water supplies across Indian Country as we aggressively implement an unprecedented number of Indian water rights settlements.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 4:13 PM EST
See what impact the President's plan will have in your community