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Posted byon March 28, 2013 at 10:47 AM EDT
In light of the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut, families and local communities nationwide raised questions about the safety and security of our children. Of course, the vast majority of schools are secure – and our children are safe at school. However, the time is ripe to reassess ways to improve the overall school climate and look beyond simply having more police officers in schools.
Posted byon March 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
OMB's Office of E-Government and Information Technology releases new PortfolioStat guidance to continue drive further management improvements, save billions of dollars across the Federal Government, and improve services to Americans through the use of technology.
Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 6:55 PM EDT
Posted byon March 21, 2013 at 2:52 PM EDT
Marsha Four describes her journey to understanding her role as a veteran and how she can impact other veterans.
Posted byon March 14, 2013 at 12:56 PM EDT
The Administration has made it a priority for Federal agencies to dispose of unneeded properties and make more efficient use of the Government’s real estate assets. As the next step in this effort, today, OMB is issuing guidance to direct agencies to implement a “Freeze the Footprint” policy for Federal real estate.
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 6:04 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon March 1, 2013 at 1:00 AM EDT
This week, the President urged Congress to take a responsible approach to deficit reduction instead of the indiscriminate across-the-board spending cuts called the sequester. He also met with the Prime Minister of Japan, America's Governors, and the country's only all-black Ranger unit, and unveiled a truly moving monument to Rosa Parks.
Posted byon February 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama strongly believes we need to replace the arbitrary cuts known as the sequester with balanced deficit reduction, and today he was at a shipyard in Newport News, VA to talk about what failing to do so will mean for middle class families.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM EDT
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 18, 2013 at 7:00 AM EDT
Beginning in March, George Washington’s Acts of Congress will travel the country and visit the 13 Presidential Libraries of the National Archives through a partnership with Mount Vernon, offering a rare glimpse into history that is as relevant today as it was 224 years ago.