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Posted byon August 23, 2011 at 4:26 PM EST
To help increase the success of young companies, the White House-led Startup America initiative has rolled out new policies in tandem with the independent Startup America Partnership, which has been hard at work mobilizing the private sector to “raise the entrepreneurial game of the United States."
Posted byon August 17, 2011 at 1:58 PM EST
There are more than 100 events being held throughout the summer so that senior Administration officials can talk with Americans across the country
Posted byon August 16, 2011 at 5:23 PM EST
Treasury Department announces funding which will spur $3.6 billion in new lending to small businesses and create jobs
Posted byon August 11, 2011 at 9:39 AM EST
The President travels to Holland, MI where one company has already hired 150 people to create batteries for the cars of the future
Posted byon August 8, 2011 at 2:17 PM EST
Chris Yura founded SustainU, a clothing line that produces environmentally-friendly apparel for colleges and universities. The company has created 400 textile jobs and reduced environmental waste in West Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee.
Posted byon July 26, 2011 at 4:51 PM EST
Following the President's address on the deficit crisis, Governors and Mayors from across the country are speaking out in support of compromise
Posted byon July 11, 2011 at 11:28 AM EST
Melody Barnes, the President's Domestic Policy Adviser and Director of the Domestic Policy Council, launches an initiative that strengthens partnerships between local governments, neighborhood schools, community colleges, and local businesses to help revitalize the American economy.
Posted byon July 11, 2011 at 8:41 AM EST
Today, in six cities across the country, the Obama Administration announces a pilot initiative, designed to encourage economic growth and community development.
Posted byon June 30, 2011 at 12:30 PM EST
The White House is holding a serious of events called "How to Make Change" based on your feedback during the “Your Future, Your Solutions” 100 Roundtables Initiative. "How to Make Change" will focus on effecting change, and on specific issues that matter to youth.
Posted byon June 21, 2011 at 1:21 PM EST
Department of Health & Human Services senior staff meets with representatives from Methodist LeBonheur Hospital of Memphis, Tennessee to learn more about their innovative community, faith-based health model.