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Posted byon September 3, 2010 at 2:26 PM EDT
Administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate provides an update on Hurricane Earl and the pre-landfall preparation steps being taken along the East Coast.
Posted byon September 2, 2010 at 2:15 PM EDT
FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate urges families to prepare for Hurricane Earl and briefs President Obama on preparations for potential impacts on the East Coast.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 3:59 PM EDT
A close look from the Energy Department on the progress of the Administration's efforts to weatherize homes, a key part of the emerging clean energy economy.
Posted byon August 24, 2010 at 1:52 PM EDT
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announces the next round of Race to the Top grant winners.
Posted byon August 6, 2010 at 6:57 PM EDT
Read Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett's reflections on Elena Kagan's Confirmation.
Posted byon June 11, 2010 at 2:45 PM EDT
Deputy United States Trade Representative Demetrios Marantis discusses the upcoming second round of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations.
Posted byon May 24, 2010 at 8:04 PM EDT
EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson meets with Presidential Environmental Youth Awards winners.
Posted byon May 24, 2010 at 2:03 PM EDT
Addressing the nation from the Rose Garden last Friday, President Obama reminded us that the threats and impacts of climate change are both real and imminent. “We know that climate change poses a threat to our way of life,” the President said. “In fact we’re already seeing some of the profound and costly impacts.”
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 March 22, 2010 at 6:21 PM EDT
OSTP senior policy analyst Kate Moran just returned from Miami, where she helped greet the return of Research Vessel (R/V) Endeavor after its voyage to Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating January 12 earthquake.