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Posted byon September 5, 2011 at 1:10 PM EDT
Director Lew provides a disaster relief update on estimated needs for Hurricane Irene through FY 2012.
Posted byon September 4, 2011 at 5:11 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Paterson, New Jersey to tour areas damaged by Hurricane Irene and reassures residents that affected by the hurricane that the federal, state and local governments will be there to help them rebuild.
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