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Posted byon December 30, 2011 at 9:30 AM EST
After being laid off from jobs in public relations and television production, Rakia Reynolds founded Skai Blue Media in 2008. Today her company employs seven people and has 22 prominent clients. She says President Obama's plan to create jobs would make it easier for other entreprenuers to duplicate her success
Posted byon December 28, 2011 at 12:06 PM EST
Here are eight important ways that you or your family might have benefited from the health law in 2011.
Posted byon December 28, 2011 at 10:23 AM EST
Brant Pollard, a restaurateur in Corvallis, Oregon, thinks President Obama’s plan to get the economy moving “can provide a much needed opportunity for American business to bridge the gap between current economic conditions and that of a more prosperous climate.” Find out why
Posted byon December 22, 2011 at 12:53 PM EST
Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest rounds up more harsh editorial reaction to House Republicans playing politics with the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 20, 2011 at 1:16 PM EST
People from all over the country explain how they will be affected by losing $40 each paycheck if Congress fails to extend the payroll tax cut.
Posted byon December 19, 2011 at 4:20 PM EST
Our friend and Seattle’s dynamic tech leader, Bill Schrier, recently issued a Request for Information to cull out innovative public/private partnerships to deliver a mobile broadband and mission-critical voice capability for the metropolitan area.
Posted byon December 19, 2011 at 9:00 AM EST
As part of the holiday Stories of Hope blog series, a woman shares her story of addiction and recovery.
Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 4:00 PM EST
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month this past October, the Department of Education, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development collaborated to hold ten town hall events throughout the country on the topic of Engaging Men and Boys in Ending Violence Against Women.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 12:51 PM EST
Two states sign on to a pilot project that helps reduce regulatory burdens on developers of federally subsidized affordable rental housing.
Posted byon November 8, 2011 at 10:52 AM EST
Chandra Brown, President of Oregon small business United Streetcar, explains the importance of manufacturing for our economy.