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Posted byon February 18, 2015 at 11:08 AM EST
In an op-ed in today's LA Times, President Obama notes that the United States has made significant gains against terrorism, but that we have work to do every day to ensure we're keeping up with an evolving threat.
Posted byon February 12, 2015 at 11:14 AM EST
Fewer than 40 percent of public schools currently have the high-speed Internet needed to support modern digital learning. We have the resources to solve this problem -- we just need help from our nation’s superintendents and school technology chiefs.
Posted byon February 11, 2015 at 9:55 AM EST
Susanne C. from Morgantown, West Virginia wrote the President to tell her about the impact the Affordable Care Act has had on her patients.
Posted byon February 3, 2015 at 3:08 PM EST
A number of people benefiting from the Affordable Care Act have written the President just to say "thank you" -- and the President met with 10 of those letter-writers here at the White House. Here are their stories.
Posted byon February 2, 2015 at 4:26 PM EST
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Darlene W. from Cary, North Carolina was able to get the health insurance coverage she needs, at a reasonable price.
The White House Recognizes HBCU Leaders Who Are Champions of Change for Advancing College Completion Among African American StudentsPosted byon January 30, 2015 at 10:14 AM EST
This Black History Month, the White House will recognize faculty and staff members at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that drive the college completion agenda. These leaders work with students, families, higher education leaders, and policymakers to build paths to graduation.
Posted byon January 21, 2015 at 6:08 PM EST
Launching Generation Indigenous (“Gen-I”), 37 high-school aged “Gen-I” Native Youth Ambassadors attend the White House to engage with the President, Vice President, and Cabinet Officials representing the White House Council on Native American Affairs on key issues facing tribes. "Gen-I" is a new initiative focused on removing the barriers that stand between Native youth and their opportunity to succeed using a comprehensive, culturally appropriate approach.
Posted byon January 9, 2015 at 12:25 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and on the road to the State of the Union.
Posted byon December 17, 2014 at 3:39 PM EST
Before the Senate adjourned, it confirmed 12 federal district court nominees, for a total of 307 lifetime-appointed federal judges confirmed during President Obama’s first six years.
Posted byon December 1, 2014 at 10:19 AM EST
Native American Heritage Month is a time to reflect on the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S.