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Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Converge for Community Roundtables in Pennsylvania and ColoradoPosted byon July 2, 2014 at 6:11 PM EDT
Recent regional round tables in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Region 3) and Denver, Colorado (Region 8). Representatives from several federal agencies and local community and business leaders were able to convene and discuss issues that affect the AAPI community in these two regions.
Posted byon July 2, 2014 at 12:44 PM EDT
A new Council of Economic Advisers report shows the effects of state decisions regarding Medicaid expansion on access to care, financial security, overall health and well-being of residents, and state economies. Here's a small sample of the coverage the report has received across the country.
Posted byon June 18, 2014 at 12:15 PM EDT
President Obama travels to Pittsburgh and stops by the city's TechShop to talk about manufacturing and innovation, and answer some questions from the workers in attendance.
Posted byon June 10, 2014 at 6:05 PM EDT
The Small Business Administration (SBA) will host Boots to Business: Reboot, an entrepreneurship training course for Veterans in twelve cities across the U.S.
Posted byon June 6, 2014 at 12:50 PM EDT
The global appetite for high-quality, American-made products is well established, but few American companies today have capitalized on this demand — just one percent of U.S. companies export.
What They're Saying Around the Country: Support for Commonsense, Responsible Steps to Curb Carbon PollutionPosted byon June 4, 2014 at 3:25 PM EDT
The EPA's proposed carbon pollution guidelines for power plants are already being hailed by editorial boards across the country. Here’s a sample of what they’re saying.
Posted byon June 2, 2014 at 5:35 PM EDT
For decades, state, city, county, and tribal leaders have led the way in reducing pollution, making our communities healthier and cleaner. The EPA's new carbon pollution standard proposal puts tools in the hands of each state -– there’s no one-size-fits-all approach here.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 4:12 PM EDT
Celebrate and honor Memorial Day this year by attending one of many events at America's national parks.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM EDT
This week, the President spoke on the importance of raising the minimum wage, investing in infrastructure, and bringing jobs and tourism back to America; invited the Super Bowl Champion Seahawks to the White House; and designated a new National Monument. The First Lady honored Brown v. Board of Education, and the Vice President and Dr. Biden traveled to Romania and Cyprus.
Posted byon May 19, 2014 at 10:27 AM EDT
Students from around the country are headed to the 2014 White House Science Fair, which will include a specific focus on girls and women who are excelling in STEM and inspiring the next generation with their work.