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Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 1:02 PM EDT
On Saturday, June 29th, the First Lady is hosting a special event that will connect young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. to discuss the importance of education and our shared future - and you can be a part of it.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 24, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
Officials in the Southwest explain why the time is now to fix the broken immigration system
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 1:15 PM EDT
The U.S. Department of Transportation is celebrating the four-year anniversary of the Partnership for Sustainable Communities by hosting a webinar series about three topics on which EPA, HUD, and DOT offer coordinated support: investing in green infrastructure, creating context-sensitive streets, and integrating housing and transportation planning.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 12:46 PM EDT
Ann Adalist-Estrin is being honored as a Champion of Change for her dedication to the well-being of children of incarcerated parents.
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 12:33 PM EDT
Last week, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Equal Pay Act by President Kennedy, President Obama recognized innovators who have used open government data to build tools that address the wage gap.That gap has grown considerably smaller since the Kennedy era, but it has not disappeared.
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 10:30 AM EDT
This week marks the 50th anniversary of National Small Business Week.
Líderes empresariales, agentes del orden, funcionarios electos y otros están de acuerdo: necesitamos una reforma migratoria integralPosted byon June 11, 2013 at 7:34 PM EDT
El proyecto de ley bipartidista de reforma migratoria de sentido común siendo considerado por el Senado esta semana es la mejor oportunidad que hemos tenido en años para arreglar nuestro maltrecho sistema de inmigración - en gran parte debido a la coalición diversa e inusual de las partes interesadas que se han unido para apoyarla.
Business Leaders, Law Enforcement Officers, Elected Officials and Others Agree: We Need Comprehensive Immigration ReformPosted byon June 11, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
The bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform bill being considered by the Senate is the best chance we’ve had in years to fix our broken immigration system – in large part because of the diverse and unusual coalition of stakeholders that have come together to support it.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 4:41 PM EDT