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Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 6:30 PM EST
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.
Posted byon February 15, 2013 at 4:16 PM EST
Entrepreneurs from across the country gathered at the White House to celebrate Startup America’s two-year anniversary by presenting ambitious plans for growing vibrant startup communities in Arizona, Colorado, DC, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, North Carolina, Nebraska, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
Posted byon February 14, 2013 at 3:08 PM EST
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano visits the San Diego and El Paso borders.
Posted byon February 14, 2013 at 11:14 AM EST
A joint blog post, co-authored by Director Kerlikowske and Benjamin Todd Jealous, President and CEO, NAACP, on the path toward smarter drug policy for America.
Posted byon February 11, 2013 at 6:00 AM EST
Check out all the ways you can get involved with President Obama's State of the Union Address.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 11:55 AM EST
In local communities across the country, Federal agencies are finding innovative ways to work together to save taxpayer dollars and help the Federal Government work smarter and more efficiently.
Posted byon January 31, 2013 at 12:13 PM EST
The Posse Foundation has teamed up with Vassar College to launch its Veterans Posse Program, helping veterans succeed at home and in school.
State and Local Officials Across the Country Urge Action to Fix the Nation’s Broken Immigration SystemPosted byon January 30, 2013 at 11:19 AM EST
Following President Obama's speech on commonsense immigration reform, bipartisan state and local elected officials across the country spoke out about the President’s remarks and urged swift action.
Posted byon January 22, 2013 at 1:39 PM EST
This summer, citizens in cities across the Nation will join together to improve their communities and governments as part of the National Day of Civic Hacking. Civic Hacking Day is an opportunity for software developers, technologists, and entrepreneurs to unleash their can-do American spirit by collaboratively harnessing publicly-released data and code to create innovative solutions for problems that affect Americans.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 1:56 PM EST
This week, OSTP asked winners and finalists from the 2012 Siemens Foundation student competition in Math, Science, and Technology to tell us why they are pursuing STEM and what it means to them. Here's what they had to say.