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Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 6:41 PM EDT
On October 31, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addressed the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) at its National Centennial Commission meeting in New York
Posted byon October 31, 2013 at 12:56 PM EDT
When we travel to cities and communities large and small, we see first-hand the direct link between a healthy environment and healthy lives, especially for our country’s children. But as we observe Hispanic Heritage Month, it’s worth remembering that too many of our children, especially in minority communities, live in unhealthy environments that lead to unhealthy lives.
Posted byon October 28, 2013 at 11:23 AM EDT
Nearly one year ago, communities across a dozen states in the Northeast experienced the devastating and tragic effects of Hurricane Sandy. Communities were shattered, families were torn apart, homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed, and lives were upended. But brick by brick, block by block, we are rebuilding.
Posted byon October 25, 2013 at 7:52 PM EDT
President Obama paid a visit to P-TECH -- a cutting-edge early college high school formed by a partnership between IBM and the City University of New York.
Posted byon September 27, 2013 at 6:16 PM EDT
Weekly Wrap Up: Talking Health Care, United Nations General Assembly, Memorial Service for Victims of the Navy Yard Shooting, and Vice President Biden Travels to Colorado.
Posted byon September 27, 2013 at 5:06 PM EDT
President Obama and President Rouhani of Iran spoke on the phone regarding ongoing efforts to reach an agreement over Iran's nuclear program.
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 11:08 AM EDT
The Blackstone Group hosts Inaugural Veterans Hiring Summit in New York to promote veteran hiring amongst its seventy-eight satellite companies.
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 10:32 AM EDT
On September 23 and 24, President Obama joined Heads of State from all around the world at the opening of the 68th session of the U.N. General Assembly. The President’s speech to the General Assembly outlined the United States’ perspective on the challenges that the international community is confronting.
Posted byon September 24, 2013 at 6:40 PM EDT
Posted byon September 21, 2013 at 6:20 PM EDT
President Obama hosts a High Level Event on Supporting Civil Society in New York on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly.