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Posted byon June 12, 2010 at 11:07 AM EDT
National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen provided a briefing to inform the American public and answer questions on the progress of the administration-wide response to the BP oil spill.
Posted byon June 11, 2010 at 7:27 PM EDT
Ezekiel Emanuel discusses the move towards real medical malpractice reform from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Posted byon May 21, 2010 at 5:42 PM EDT
Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan discusses a visit to Atlanta where local planners are linking neighborhoods together through the Atlanta BeltLine -- a project that will not only connect the City of Atlanta with its surrounding communities, but will create new economic development and jobs.
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.