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Posted byon June 2, 2014 at 6:18 PM EST
Today, in Rhode Island, First Lady Michelle Obama participated in a keel-laying ceremony of a new U.S. Navy submarine called the Illinois.
Posted byon June 2, 2014 at 4:35 PM EST
For decades, state, city, county, and tribal leaders have led the way in reducing pollution, making our communities healthier and cleaner. The EPA's new carbon pollution standard proposal puts tools in the hands of each state -– there’s no one-size-fits-all approach here.
Posted byon May 29, 2014 at 10:44 AM EST
In advance of the White House Summit on Working Families, we've engaged working families, business leaders, and other stakeholders to determine how best to meet the needs of 21st century families and workplaces. We continued this conversation by meeting with academics to discuss the most recent research on working families, including changing demographics, modern marriage, workplace flexibility, and effective management practices that boost companies’ bottom lines by boosting the productivity of their workers.
Posted byon May 26, 2014 at 10:04 AM EST
President Obama commemorates Memorial Day by traveling to Arlington National Cemetery, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and delivering remarks honoring our fallen troops.
Posted byon May 24, 2014 at 5:27 AM EST
The Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) holds its 20th Anniversary Good Grief Camp in Alexandria, Virginia.
Posted byon May 23, 2014 at 3:12 PM EST
Celebrate and honor Memorial Day this year by attending one of many events at America's national parks.
Posted byon May 20, 2014 at 2:48 PM EST
Josh Baker is the General Manager of Radford Transit and the coordinator of all Facility and Transportation Services for New River Valley Community Services (NRVCS), a public provider of behavioral health services to residents of the New River Valley in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The agency focuses on “Making a Difference by Changing Lives” providing services to the community which include community based programs for mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance use disorders, transportation services and related programs.
Posted byon May 9, 2014 at 2:01 PM EST
President Obama announces several new steps that will create jobs and help generate more clean energy, waste less energy overall, and leave our kids and grandkids a cleaner, safer planet in the process.
Posted byon May 6, 2014 at 9:30 AM EST
The Third U.S. National Climate Assessment confirms that climate change is affecting Americans in every region of the United States and key sectors of the national economy.
Posted byon April 16, 2014 at 4:04 PM EST
White House senior advisors meet with deans from leading business schools to discuss best practices for business schools that can better prepare their students for the increasing importance of women in the labor force and the prevalence of employees with families where all parents work.