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Posted byon May 14, 2013 at 10:11 AM EDT
In his State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to expand access to high-quality pre-school to every child in America.
Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 11:46 AM EDT
Glenna Tinney shares her story of being an "army brat" to becoming an activist and victim advocate.
Posted byon March 7, 2013 at 8:07 PM EDT
President Obama signs the Violence Against Women Act into law. This act increases protection for many women, including Native American women.
Posted byon February 25, 2013 at 7:14 PM EDT
After almost a year of pointless delay, the Oklahoma judge was unanimously confirmed.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.
Posted byon February 6, 2013 at 6:24 PM EDT
In his remarks at the White House, the President also highlighted the accomplishments of outgoing Interior Secretary Ken Salazar
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 October 10, 2012 at 12:03 PM EDT
Ridge Howell is a high school senior in Checotah, Oklahoma. He was first inspired to create change and empower youth in his community after an Oklahoma State FFA Convention. Since then, Ridge has helped plan an annual Senior Citizens' Prom hosted by his high school student council, orchestrated a town wide "trash off day," created a Senior Citizens' Lawn Mowing Program through his agriculture education course, and initiated many more programs throughout his community.