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Posted byon February 6, 2013 at 6:24 PM EDT
In his remarks at the White House, the President also highlighted the accomplishments of outgoing Interior Secretary Ken Salazar
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama explains that while our economy is headed in the right direction, looming automatic budget cuts will cost jobs and slow down our recovery.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 12:55 PM EDT
In local communities across the country, Federal agencies are finding innovative ways to work together to save taxpayer dollars and help the Federal Government work smarter and more efficiently.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 11:31 AM EDT
Following President Obama's remarks in Las Vegas about fixing our broken immigration system, a number of leaders across the nation issued statements applauding the President for his leadership.
Posted byon February 1, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
This year, African American History Month celebrates two landmark anniversaries in American history, with the theme, “At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: The Emancipation Proclamation and the March on Washington.”
State and Local Officials Across the Country Urge Action to Fix the Nation’s Broken Immigration SystemPosted byon January 30, 2013 at 12:19 PM EDT
Following President Obama's speech on commonsense immigration reform, bipartisan state and local elected officials across the country spoke out about the President’s remarks and urged swift action.
Posted byon January 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
The Office of Personnel Management hosts an event to discuss ways to encourage and sustain more women taking leadership tracks within public service – whether that means government service, elected office, the non-profit world, or volunteering with their communities.
Posted byon January 25, 2013 at 10:43 AM EDT
More than 500 leaders from the law enforcement, prevention, and treatment communities gathered in Washington, D.C., last month for the 2012 National High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA) Conference.
Posted byon January 22, 2013 at 2:42 PM EDT
On Saturday, Jan. 19, ONDCP leadership and staff answered President Obama's call to serve on the National Day of Service. Read more.
Posted byon January 22, 2013 at 2:39 PM EDT
This summer, citizens in cities across the Nation will join together to improve their communities and governments as part of the National Day of Civic Hacking. Civic Hacking Day is an opportunity for software developers, technologists, and entrepreneurs to unleash their can-do American spirit by collaboratively harnessing publicly-released data and code to create innovative solutions for problems that affect Americans.