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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.
Posted byon January 19, 2012 at 2:00 PM EDT
Venus Majeski, Director of Development & Community Relations of the New Jersey Institute for Disabilities, oversees a specialized, personalized emergency prepardness program to diverse communities--with the ultimate goal of having "a truly responsive and embracing community."
Posted byon January 19, 2012 at 1:15 PM EDT
Venus D. Majeski serves more than 1,500 infants, children and adults with disabilities as Director of Development & Community Relations for the New Jersey Institute for Disabilities. Her work echoes this administration’s belief that preparedness and emergency planning involve all sectors of the population.
Posted byon January 12, 2012 at 4:18 PM EDT
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis discusses the Obama Administration's Summer Jobs+ initiative and reflects on her own summer job experiences.