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Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 7:25 PM EST
This week, President Obama talked about a new foundation for a 21st century economy and welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House; Vice President Biden and Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced the fourth round of TAACCCT grants; and the economy saw its 55th straight month of private-sector job gains.
Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 3:41 PM EST
At the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute's 37th Annual Awards Gala, President Obama speaks about the need to fix America's broken immigration system.
Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 10:36 AM EST
The President and his Cabinet are commemorating National Manufacturing day by visiting manufacturers and innovators all across the country. Follow along here.
Posted byon October 1, 2014 at 5:58 PM EST
Tens of thousands of people shared what raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 would mean to them personally, or to their communities. Read some of those stories on our interactive map here.
Posted byon October 1, 2014 at 4:05 PM EST
The Obama administration celebrates the 20th anniversary of the CDFI Fund by convening government officials, business executives, and community leaders at the Treasury Department to mark the fund's achievements and to look at the prospects for its continued success.
Posted byon September 30, 2014 at 11:09 AM EST
Senior Advisor Dan Pfeiffer sends a message to the White House list previewing President Obama's plan for the week.
Posted byon September 26, 2014 at 5:41 PM EST
This week, President Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly on issues that demand the attention of the global community-- including climate change and violent extremism, we celebrated the third birthday of We the People, wished the Jewish community a Happy New Year, and said goodbye to Attorney General Eric Holder.
Posted byon September 26, 2014 at 10:54 AM EST
Amelia Castañeda is being honored as a Latino Educator Champion of Change.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 6:05 PM EST
This week, President Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins and Army Specialist Four Donald P. Sloat, met with National Spelling Bee winners, announced a major increase in our efforts to help fight Ebola in West Africa, gave a statement about the bipartisan support of our strategy to defeat ISIL, and launched a campaign to help stop sexual assault.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 9:15 AM EST
Secretary Arne Duncan wraps up his recent back-to-school bus tour and wants to hear from you.