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Posted byon May 19, 2010 at 2:24 PM EDT
Beyoncé and Rodrigo y Gabriela will perform in a tent on the South Lawn following the State Dinner with Mexico. Read about the artists, the Dinner, and the menu created by Guest Chef Rick Bayless.
Posted byon May 1, 2010 at 11:54 AM EDT
James Fenton, an employee at an advanced battery manufacturer hired as a result of a Recovery Act grant, joins President Obama on-stage for a statement on the first quarter 2010 GDP numbers at the White House and discusses how the Stimulus has impacted his life.
Posted byon April 27, 2010 at 12:24 PM EDT
White House Health Reform Director Nancy-Ann DeParle explains how young adults can get coverage as a result of health reform, and answers recent questions about tax implications.
Posted byon April 22, 2010 at 5:15 PM EDT
Peace Corps volunteers find an innovative alternative to traditional recycling programs.
Posted byon February 27, 2010 at 3:21 PM EDT
The President made the following statement on the earthquake in Chile and preparations for a possible tsunami that could reach American shores later today. (Includes links to more information and resources.)
Posted byon February 25, 2010 at 4:48 PM EDT
Six universities from across the country were honored with the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, recognizing their commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.
Posted byon February 19, 2010 at 4:17 PM EDT
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius takes a hard look at what health insurance companies are doing to their customers, with latest news affecting seniors as well.
Posted byon December 29, 2009 at 12:05 PM EDT
With the House and Senate having passed monumental health insurance reform legislation, we look at how the bills match up with the concerns we heard a year ago from thousands of health care community discussions across the country during the Transition period.
Posted byon December 23, 2009 at 1:26 PM EDT
The Recovery Act has been busy lately, see what it's been providing in your region.
Posted byon December 4, 2009 at 4:20 PM EDT
EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson and Department of Energy Undersecretary Dr. Kristina M. Johnson discuss goals for a clean energy economy in the Pacific Northwest.