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Posted byon October 28, 2013 at 10:23 AM EST
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 6:52 PM EST
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 5:16 PM EST
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 4:06 PM EST
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 10:08 AM EST
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 9:32 AM EST
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 5:40 PM EST
Posted byon September 21, 2013 at 5:20 PM EST
President Obama hosts a High Level Event on Supporting Civil Society in New York on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly.
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 12:38 PM EST
Two years after World War II ended, Veterans with GI Bill benefits in hand accounted for 49 percent of college admissions nationwide. The nation’s investment in Veterans helped grow the middle class, establishing this country’s preeminence in the world economy.
Posted byon September 6, 2013 at 10:26 AM EST
When President Obama traveled to Syracuse, NY a few weeks back, we met with Michelle -- a single mother, who pursued higher education so that she and her kids could have a better life. But paying back her those loans hasn't been easy.