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Posted byon June 3, 2011 at 6:20 PM EDT
Admiral Bob Papp, Commandant of the Coast Guard, reflects on the appointment of Admiral Sandra Stosz. Adm. Stosz is the first woman to command any U.S. service academy.
Posted byon June 3, 2011 at 4:42 PM EDT
Russell Simmons, a committed entrepreneur and philanthropist, the join an outstanding group of speakers and panelists at the White House Urban Entrepreneurship Summit.
Posted byon May 31, 2011 at 3:00 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 summit to harness the best practices, creativity, and innovation of urban entrepreneurs from across the country.
Posted byon May 23, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
Following the President’s speech on immigration reform in El Paso, Texas, White House Director of Intergovernmental Affairs Cecilia Muñoz asked for your feedback through Advise the Advisor program.
Posted byon April 22, 2011 at 12:58 PM EDT
Secretary of Energy Steven Chu responds to your Advise the Advisor comments on how we should meet President Obama's goal of reducing our imports of oil by one third in a little over a decade.
Posted byon April 11, 2011 at 11:42 AM EDT
Learn about the exciting things the WHIAAPI has been working on this week and highlights for future events, including the Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Health and Fitness Day, New York AAPI community roundtables, and a Minnesota panel discussion on the Affordable Care Act, plus other federal agency announcements.
Posted byon April 8, 2011 at 1:32 PM EDT
Today, the White House announced the six finalists for the 2011 Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge. White House staffers Lauren Paige and Gannet Tseggai called each of the six finalists to share the good news. Take a look at some of their enthusiastic responses.
Posted byon March 10, 2011 at 5:01 PM EDT
On March 8, 2011, Tina Tchen joined First Lady Michelle Obama and women from around the world to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day.
Posted byon February 22, 2011 at 4:17 PM EDT
George Madison, General Counsel for the Department of the Treasury, discusses his role in helping the Treasury Department keep the economy stabilized and growing.
Posted byon February 10, 2011 at 6:09 PM EDT
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar outlines ways the Administration is building a clean energy future on our nation’s lands and oceans.