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Posted byon January 12, 2012 at 2:00 PM EDT
Rachel Turner, Outreach and Programs Manager at Global Citizen and AmeriCorps Alumni, explains how volunteer projects illustrate the value of service in its ability to address needs and speak to the value of programs whose missions are to carry out service
Posted byon January 5, 2012 at 1:14 PM EDT
Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest takes a look at the editorial reaction the President Obama's appointment of Richard Cordray, which finding that newspapers across the country understand how much this will benefit middle class families in their neighborhoods, cities and towns.
Posted byon January 4, 2012 at 12:13 PM EDT
Answers to some common questions about what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is and what it does.
Posted byon December 30, 2011 at 4:15 PM EDT
Mrs. Terry Dougherty's program brings attention to the unique needs and sacrifices that the children of our military personnel endure for our country
Posted byon December 21, 2011 at 7:37 PM EDT
Family time, mortgage payments, and school tuition are a few more of the things people told us they would struggle with if Congress fails to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 21, 2011 at 4:44 PM EDT
Startup America Partnership Board Member Lynn Jurich reflects on her own experiences as an entrepreneur.
Posted byon December 21, 2011 at 3:30 PM EDT
Gas, groceries, medication, and student loans are just some of the things people are telling us they'll have a hard time paying if Congress doesn't extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 11:16 AM EDT
On December 9th at 3:30pm, the White House will honor individuals who help to recruit and retain “Women in STEM,” or Science-Technology-Engineering-and Math, as this week's “Champions of Change.”
President Obama has made it a priority to recruit and retain women in STEM in his Administration as well. Leading up to this Friday’s event, we will be featuring a number of key women in STEM in the Obama Administration, beginning with our fantastic EPA Administrator (and Engineer!), Lisa Jackson.
Posted byon November 21, 2011 at 5:41 PM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood speaks to leaders of the National Puerto Rican Coalition about the transportation provisions in the American Jobs Act. These would provide an immediate investment in construction jobs upgrading 150,000 miles of road; laying and maintaining 4,000 miles of train tracks; restoring 150 miles of runways; and putting in place a next-generation air traffic control system that will reduce travel times and delays.
Posted byon November 12, 2011 at 1:00 PM EDT
President Obama and the First Lady ended Veterans Day aboard the USS Carl Vinson where they watched the University of North Carolina men's basketball team defeat Michigan State University.