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Posted byon February 8, 2013 at 4:17 PM EDT
The Citizens Medal is second-highest honor the President can bestow upon a U.S. citizen and this diverse group of achievers emphasize the principles of American intelligence, ingenuity, and integrity. Learn more about this year's recipients.
Posted byon February 4, 2013 at 5:12 PM EDT
The Department of Education released reports for 12 Race to the Top states, showcasing their improvements in helping our education system.
State and Local Officials Across the Country Urge Action to Fix the Nation’s Broken Immigration SystemPosted byon January 30, 2013 at 12:19 PM EDT
Following President Obama's speech on commonsense immigration reform, bipartisan state and local elected officials across the country spoke out about the President’s remarks and urged swift action.
Posted byon January 22, 2013 at 2:39 PM EDT
This summer, citizens in cities across the Nation will join together to improve their communities and governments as part of the National Day of Civic Hacking. Civic Hacking Day is an opportunity for software developers, technologists, and entrepreneurs to unleash their can-do American spirit by collaboratively harnessing publicly-released data and code to create innovative solutions for problems that affect Americans.
Posted byon January 18, 2013 at 11:01 AM EDT
Applications are now being accepted for the Summer 2013 White House Internship Program. One former intern shares his experience, and explains why students should consider signing up to serve.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 4:27 PM EDT
Today, the White House National Economic Council releaseda state-by-state reports about the real-life impact of these tax increases on America’s middle class families if Congress fails to act by January 1. Find out what it means for your community.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:49 AM EDT
A state by state look at the middle-class tax cuts' impact on consumer spending and retailers.
Posted byon December 3, 2012 at 3:04 PM EDT
Americans from across the country are speaking out about extending tax cuts for the middle class.
Posted byon November 30, 2012 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon November 28, 2012 at 7:28 PM EDT
This year's theme celebrates the many joys of the holiday seasons: the joy of giving and service to others; the joy of sharing our blessings with one another; and the joy of welcoming our friends and families as guests into our homes over these next several weeks.