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Posted byon July 16, 2013 at 10:16 AM EDT
We're announcing the first White House Youth Jobs+ Champions of Change event and asking for your nominations.
Posted byon July 4, 2013 at 12:05 AM EDT
Do you remember your first job? For young people, a first job always provides invaluable lessons that they’ll use the rest of their lives.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:18 PM EDT
Read about Secretary Sandy Jewell's experience participating in a service project in Portland, Oregon with Mayor Charlie Hales and members of the Northwest Youth Corps.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 5:37 PM EDT
Officials from the western United States share what bringing our legal immigration system into the 21st century would mean to them.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 4:14 PM EDT
President Obama demonstrates his continued commitment to increasing the diversity of our federal judiciary by nominating four distinguished women to serve on four different courts
Posted byon May 15, 2013 at 4:26 PM EDT
The National Eye Institute (NEI) launched the Audacious Goals Initiative last year to drive innovation in vision research for the next decade and beyond. To encourage the broadest possible range of ideas and participants in this Initiative, the NEI held a prize competition to identify “Audacious Goals in Vision Research and Blindness Rehabilitation,” open to submissions from August through November 2012.
Posted byon May 12, 2013 at 4:06 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama celebrates a new class of graduates.
Posted byon April 17, 2013 at 1:27 PM EDT
Harriett Schloer shares her success to create the "Shots for Tots" program.
Posted byon April 16, 2013 at 2:06 PM EDT
Today, the Obama Administration released its plan for translating the National Ocean Policy into on-the-ground actions to benefit the American people. Here is what people are saying about the plan.