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Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 8:00 PM EDT
In 2011, over 600 volunteers beautified 80 sites in one day and due to their efforts, Jersey City is an honoree for the Make A Difference Day city awards.
Buffett Rule, Nuclear Security Summit, and the "Community College to Career" Tour: Deputies' DownloadPosted byon April 2, 2012 at 6:55 PM EDT
President Obama wraps up a trip to Seoul, calls on Congress to end tax breaks for the oil industry, and speaks about the Buffett Rule.
Posted byon March 28, 2012 at 2:49 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden and Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis tour community colleges that are training workers for jobs with local businesses looking to hire workers with specific skill sets.
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 3:04 PM EDT
Posted byon February 27, 2012 at 12:09 PM EDT
The White House continues its celebration of African American women during African American History month with a briefing for members of the national non-profit organization, Mocha Moms.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 7:22 PM EDT
Check out the slideshow below of the photos and stories of Americans across all 50 states (plus Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands) who believed that their voice could make a difference and had the courage to speak out about what losing an extra $40 per paycheck would mean for them and for their family.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT
Assisting students with substance use disorders and supporting their recovery are important steps in the effort to achieve our Nation's education goals.
Posted byon February 15, 2012 at 3:18 PM EDT
Single moms explain what losing $40 a paycheck would mean for their families
Posted byon February 9, 2012 at 7:21 PM EDT
We’ve put together a quick primer to help you understand the details behind President Obama's announcement that 10 states will recieve waivers exempting them from meeting No Child Left Behind's most troublesome and restrictive requirements in exchange for setting their own higher, more honest standards for student success.
Posted byon February 2, 2012 at 4:34 PM EDT
A new pilot program will help rural borrowers with loans made or guaranteed by USDA refinance their mortgages to reduce their monthly payments.