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Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 11:32 AM EDT
From her mother, Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner learned that she was valued, loved, and could be anything she wanted to be even though they were very poor. Her incredible mother became everything important to her world except the one thing she could never be: the father she never had.
Posted byon June 4, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
President Obama speaks about his proposed Veterans Jobs Corps, awards the Medal of Freedom to 13 Americans, and reauthorizes the Export-Import Bank.
Posted byon May 30, 2012 at 3:33 PM EDT
American exports are up. To keep the momentum going, President Obama signs a renewal of the Export-Import Bank. Learn more.
Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 2:10 PM EDT
In advance of the G8 Summit at Camp David last weekend, President Obama joined four African Heads of State, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, private-sector leaders, and Bono from the band U2 and the ONE Campaign at the 3rd Annual Symposium on Global Agriculture and Food Security.
Posted byon May 19, 2012 at 8:01 PM EDT
G8 leaders gather at Camp David to address major global economic, political, and security challenges, including energy and climate change, food security and nutrition, Afghanistan’s economic transition and transitions taking place across the Middle East and North Africa.
Posted byon May 18, 2012 at 11:37 AM EDT
The leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and Russia join President Obama at Camp David, and you can watch live.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 10:57 AM EDT
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the “E” Award and since its inception, more than 2,500 companies and organizations have been recognized for their excellence in exporting
Posted byon March 13, 2012 at 11:46 AM EDT
March marks the second anniversary of President Obama’s Executive Order 13534 which created the National Export Initiative (NEI). The President’s goal of doubling exports by the end of 2014 is on track, with exports increasing almost 16% last year to $2.1 trillion.
Posted byon March 12, 2012 at 5:01 PM EDT
President Obama announced the National Export Initiative (NEI) two years ago, with the goal of doubling exports by 2014. While it is an ambitious goal to double exports within five years, there are many individual successes of companies finding new markets, new buyers and new opportunities that will help realize this goal. The International Trade Administration invites you to share your export success stories.
Posted byon February 24, 2012 at 11:41 AM EDT
Nearly one in five teen drivers reported that they have driven under the influence of marijuana—a figure even higher than surveyed teens that had reported driving after drinking.