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Posted byon September 1, 2011 at 2:10 PM EDT
State and local leaders around the country echo the President’s call and urge Congress to quickly pass a Surface Transportation Bill.
Posted byon August 31, 2011 at 11:49 AM EDT
FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate surveys damages in Vermont caused by Hurricane Irene and provides an update on response and recovery efforts.
Posted byon August 26, 2011 at 12:08 PM EDT
President Obama urges Americans in the projected path of Hurricane Irene to take precautions now and provides an update on ongoing federal preparations.
Posted byon August 2, 2011 at 2:11 PM EDT
After Congress approves the compromise to reduce the deficit and avert a default that would have devastated the economy, President Obama addresses this important first step from the Rose Garden
Posted byon July 29, 2011 at 10:22 PM EDT
More than 150 state and local leaders have spoken out about the need for Congress to compromise and raise the debt ceiling.
Posted byon July 21, 2011 at 6:49 PM EDT
Secretary Ray LaHood explains what is at stake if Congress does not act swiftly to pass an extension bill for the Federal Aviation Administration.
Posted byon July 19, 2011 at 2:45 PM EDT
In response to the President's call for the United States to out-innovate, out-educate, and out-build the rest of the world, the White House is convening a series of forums to harness the best practices, creativity, and innovation of urban entrepreneurs from across the country.
Posted byon July 14, 2011 at 11:00 AM EDT
The U.S. Department of the Treasury hosted a symposium to discuss economic revitalization through investment in community development financial institutions
Posted byon June 17, 2011 at 5:17 PM EDT
U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios meets with women small business owners across the country, whose inspiring success stories are leading the economic recovery and putting more Americans back to work.
Posted byon June 9, 2011 at 4:55 PM EDT
Operation HOPE was one of many amazing partners in the 2011 White House Urban Entrepreneurship Summit. John Hope Bryant, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE, addresses the next generation of urban entrepreneurs.