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Posted byon November 17, 2010 at 5:07 PM EDT
President Obama names fifteen recipients of the 2010 Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor. This year's recipients include President George H. W. Bush, Maya Angelou, Warren Buffett, Yo-Yo Ma and others.
Posted byon October 29, 2010 at 4:05 PM EDT
Inez Tenenbaum, Chairman of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, writes about her visit to the South Carolina State Fair in Columbia.
Posted byon September 8, 2010 at 3:28 PM EDT
The Rev. E. Terri LaVelle, Director of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes how partnerships made a difference for one Veteran family.
Posted byon July 30, 2010 at 9:00 AM EDT
United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk talks about the Administration's record making sure America gets a fair shake in global trade.
White House Continues Its Celebration Of the 20th Anniversary Of the Americans With Disabilities ActPosted byon June 30, 2010 at 10:14 AM EDT
Kareem Dale, Special Assistant to the President for Disability Policy, writes about efforts from the Departments of Education and Justice to ensure colleges and universities are using electronic book reader that are not accessible to students who are blind or have low vision.
Posted byon June 3, 2010 at 12:44 PM EDT
Mara Vanderslice describes an event at the White House on activities by the Administration and local faith-based and community groups to address poverty in local communties.
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 21, 2010 at 4:16 PM EDT
Today, the President announced that he will be issuing an executive order after the passage of the health insurance reform law that will reaffirm its consistency with longstanding restrictions on the use of federal funds for abortion.
Posted byon February 18, 2010 at 5:03 PM EDT
Executive Director Joshua Dubois delivered a speech at the Brookings Institution on the work and vision of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
Posted byon February 17, 2010 at 1:28 PM EDT
In order to fully understand the scope of the Recovery Act, there are three levels to consider: the national, the local, and the individual -- get a good look at all three.