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Posted byon March 5, 2014 at 3:21 PM EDT
Dr. Reagan Flowers is the founder of C-STEM, the nation’s first integrated STEM enrichment program for Pre K through 12th grade that focuses on implementing integrated STEM best practices into classrooms internationally. The organization has impacted more than 100,000 students and has received numerous awards for its groundbreaking work.
Posted byon February 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM EDT
The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base's new solar plant, the largest of its kind on any U.S. Department of Defense installation, showcases President Obama's commitment to addressing climate change.
Posted byon February 26, 2014 at 12:10 PM EDT
Secretary of Energy Dr. Ernest Moniz travels across the country to highlight the Administration’s efforts to promote production of domestic energy, create jobs and opportunities for American families, and address the serious issues posed by climate change.
Posted byon February 20, 2014 at 4:07 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden joins President Bush at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas for a Summit focused on how Americans can support post-9/11 veterans as they transition back to civilian life.
Posted byon February 19, 2014 at 8:07 PM EDT
Last week, we asked what raising the minimum wage meant to you. The stories you shared are a strong argument for exactly how important it is we get this done.
Posted byon February 13, 2014 at 2:38 PM EDT
President Obama records a video message to help educate Latinos about the benefits and protections under the Affordable Care Act and encourage them to sign up for health coverage. Check out the message and hear the President talk about the tools available to help you and your “amigos, familia and vecinos” #GetCovered
El Presidente Obama se dirige a la comunidad latina con un mensaje sobre la importancia de #AsegurartePosted byon February 13, 2014 at 2:25 PM EDT
Como parte de nuestros esfuerzos continuos por educar a los latinos acerca de los beneficios y protecciones de la Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio y para motivar a la inscripción en el seguro de salud, el Presidente Obama grabó un video mensaje para la comunidad hispana. Mira el video del Presidente hablando sobre las herramientas disponibles para ayudarte a ti y a tus amigos, familia y vecinos a #Asegurate con planes asequibles y de calidad.
Posted byon February 6, 2014 at 11:12 AM EDT
On January 23, 2014, the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) held a Google Hangout in Chinese to discuss the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Posted byon February 3, 2014 at 6:42 PM EDT
Today, President Obama and the US Department of Energy honored two exceptional scientists whose long and productive research careers earned them one of the Nation’s oldest and most prestigious honors for scientific achievement: the Enrico Fermi Award. Bestowed annually upon a select few of the Nation’s most outstanding scientists, the Fermi Award recognizes individuals for their achievements related to science and research supported by the Energy Department.
Posted byon January 31, 2014 at 7:04 PM EDT
In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Obama said that, "The best measure of opportunity is access to a good job," and at the Department of Transportation, we couldn't agree more strongly.