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Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 1:01 PM EDT
While many veterans qualify for health coverage through VA programs, we know that today, there are 1.3 million uninsured veterans and nearly 1 million uninsured family members of veterans.
Posted byon September 25, 2013 at 6:26 PM EDT
President Obama and the First Lady are committed to enhancing the well-being and psychological health of our military service members, families, and veterans.
Posted byon September 20, 2013 at 5:09 PM EDT
David Agnew shared his experience at a Naturalization Ceremony in Alexandria, Virginia.
Posted byon September 20, 2013 at 10:36 AM EDT
In June, President Obama laid out the case for action on climate change and the steps his Administration will take to address it. In his Climate Action Plan, the President announced steps to cut the emissions of carbon pollution, prepare the United States for the impacts of climate change, and lead international efforts to combat global climate change.
Posted byon September 13, 2013 at 6:06 PM EDT
The Weekly Wrap Up: The President's address to the nation, remembering those lost on September 11th, drink more water, and a meeting with the Cabinet
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 8:54 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama visited the USO Warrior and Family Center and the National Intrepid Center of Excellence, Intrepid Spirit One, at Fort Belvoir, VA in honor of 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance.
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
To honor the 12th anniversary of September 11th and the fallen, the President participated in commemoration events at the White House and the Pentagon.
Posted byon September 11, 2013 at 1:38 PM EDT
Two years after World War II ended, Veterans with GI Bill benefits in hand accounted for 49 percent of college admissions nationwide. The nation’s investment in Veterans helped grow the middle class, establishing this country’s preeminence in the world economy.
Posted byon September 6, 2013 at 4:50 PM EDT
In President Obama’s historic 2010 Kennedy Space Center speech, as he challenged NASA to send humans into deep space for the first time, he also noted that this type of exploration would require investments in and development of breakthrough space technologies.
Posted byon September 3, 2013 at 6:05 PM EDT
On August 27, 2013, the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders held a Google Hangout in Korean to discuss the Health Insurance Marketplace.