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Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
Robert Davis is being honored as a Champion of Change for his efforts in making government more transparent and accountable through technology.
Posted byon August 8, 2013 at 10:09 AM EDT
Across the United States, immigrants are starting and building successful businesses that create good American jobs and promote our country’s economic growth. These businesses form the fabric of our communities, and are part of our uniquely American heritage as a nation of immigrants and innovators.
Posted byon August 7, 2013 at 6:15 PM EDT
On Friday, August 2nd, the Office of Public Engagement hosted a group of Afghan-American community leaders for a roundtable discussion.
Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 9:30 AM EDT
In addition to giving a significant boost to our national economy, commonsense immigration reform will also generate important economic benefits in each state, from increasing workers’ wages and generating new tax revenue to strengthening the local industries that are the backbone of states’ economies.
Posted byon July 29, 2013 at 10:44 AM EDT
Last Tuesday, the White House honored 14 Open Government and Civic Hacking Champions of Change—extraordinary Americans working to improve their communities through technology, innovation, and civic participation. As entrepreneurs, innovators, organizers, and community leaders, these “Champions of Change” have made a tremendous positive impact.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 8:14 AM EDT
Rebecca Shaw, a high school senior from New York, NY, is the founder and President of the Anti-Bullying Leadership Network and chaired the recent New York Conference on Bullying Prevention.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 1:57 PM EDT
William Rom is being honored as a Champion of Change for him work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 11:03 AM EDT
Gary Cohen is being honored as a Champion of Change for his work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 9:08 AM EDT
Truth Muller, age 13, of Rock Hill, New York was concerned about declining bat populations in the rural town where he lives.
Posted byon July 16, 2013 at 10:16 AM EDT
We're announcing the first White House Youth Jobs+ Champions of Change event and asking for your nominations.