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    At the Export-Import Bank, we’re supporting American businesswomen as they continue to conquer new frontiers. Last year, we helped a record number of women-owned businesses reach new customers around the world and create new jobs here at home.

  • Spotlight on Troops to Teachers: Jorge Pulleiro

  • Crime Doesn't Pay

    Crime doesn’t pay when it comes to defrauding Medicare or Medicaid -- but our crime-fighting efforts do. Over the past three years, every dollar we’ve invested to fight fraud and abuse has returned $8.10 to the American taxpayer.

  • Manufacturing Innovation Institutes: Putting America at the Forefront of 21st Century Manufacturing

    President Obama announces two new public-private manufacturing innovation institutes – one in Chicago and one in the Detroit area -- as well as a competition for the first of four additional manufacturing innovation institutes.

  • Introducing the All-Star Geeks of SoSTEM 2014!

    We at OSTP are geeking out about the news that among the esteemed guests who will be sitting with the First Lady during tomorrow’s State of the Union address will be 16-year old science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) all-star and “Maker” extraordinaire Joey Hudy, who, as a middle-schooler in 2012, gained national fame after demonstrating his surprisingly explosive invention for the President at the White House Science Fair.

  • The First Lady's Box Seats at the 2014 State of the Union

    Find out who was invited to join First Lady Michelle Obama at the 2014 State of the Union.

  • West Wing Week 01/24/14 or, "199!"

    Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

  • Our 15 Favorite FLOTUS Moments for the First Lady’s 50th Birthday

    Today, First Lady Michelle Obama celebrates her 50th birthday. We’ve pulled together some of our 15 favorite moments from the First Lady’s life. Starting from her days as little Michelle Robinson, all the way up to today, here are some of the best photos, videos, Instagram posts, Facebook posts and tweets of the First Lady of the United States.

  • Weekly Wrap Up: Investing In Our Nation's Future

    Weekly Wrap Up: Expanding Educational Opportunity, America’s Newest High-Tech Manufacturing Hub, Cabinet Meeting, Get ready for the State of the Union, the Miami Heat back at the White House, Nomination for the Small Business Administration, and the Vice President Attends Auto Show.

  • West Wing Week 01/17/14 or, "Give Peace a Chance"

    Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.