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Posted byon June 6, 2013 at 4:22 PM EDT
Aurora Anaya-Cerda is being honored as a Champion of Change for her accomplishments as a crowdfunding pioneer.
Posted byon June 6, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
Premal Shah is being honored as a Champion of Change for his accomplishments as a crowdfunding pioneer.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 4:07 PM EDT
President announces two personnel moves that will round out his national security team for the second term.
Posted byon May 31, 2013 at 5:04 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 5:57 PM EDT
Last week, we released the 2012 Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Annual Report (ADAM II), a long running study that reveals the percentage of arrestees in certain U.S. cities/counties testing positive for at least one illegal drug at the time of arrest. Typically, however, the annual ADAM report does not include findings about alcohol use. Why? Here are three reasons.
Posted byon May 26, 2013 at 3:12 PM EDT
In his visit to Oklahoma following the devastating tornadoes, President Obama promises the people of Moore that America is standing by to help rebuild.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 4:14 PM EDT
President Obama demonstrates his continued commitment to increasing the diversity of our federal judiciary by nominating four distinguished women to serve on four different courts
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 10:28 AM EDT
Cutting red tape and streamlining the process for making permitting decisions will help us meet the President’s goal of cutting in half the timelines for major infrastructure projects, while creating better outcomes for our communities and for the environment.
Posted byon May 15, 2013 at 4:26 PM EDT
The National Eye Institute (NEI) launched the Audacious Goals Initiative last year to drive innovation in vision research for the next decade and beyond. To encourage the broadest possible range of ideas and participants in this Initiative, the NEI held a prize competition to identify “Audacious Goals in Vision Research and Blindness Rehabilitation,” open to submissions from August through November 2012.
Posted byon May 10, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT
Kicking off Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and reflecting on the past accomplishments and progress of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.