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Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 1:45 PM EDT
The Great Gatsby Curve illustrates the connection between concentration of wealth in one generation and the ability of those in the next generation to move up the economic ladder compared to their parents.
Posted byon June 10, 2013 at 5:55 PM EDT
Today, we marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Equal Pay Act with an event at the White House.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 5:25 PM EDT
President Obama explains how the Affordable Care Act benefits people in the California, and across the country.
Posted byon May 19, 2013 at 4:33 PM EDT
President Obama delivers the commencement address to the 2013 graduates of Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 6:08 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 17, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
In Baltimore, President Obama talks early childhood education, infrastructure and ensuring hard work leads to a decent living.
Posted byon May 14, 2013 at 10:11 AM EDT
In his State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to expand access to high-quality pre-school to every child in America.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM EDT
President Obama kicks off a series of Middle Class Jobs & Opportunity Tours focused on the his core agenda: creating a strong and vibrant economy built on good middle class jobs.
Posted byon April 25, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
Shaun Donovan and Cecilia Munoz highlight the impact of the Strong Cities, Strong Communities initiative.
Posted byon April 10, 2013 at 6:44 PM EDT
Thousands of Chicago children are now living in neighborhoods where a funeral for a teenager is considered unfortunate, but not unusual; where wandering onto the wrong block or even just standing on your own front porch can mean putting yourself at risk. This needs to change.