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President Obama, President Clinton and President Carter to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington on Wednesday August 28thPosted byon August 26, 2013 at 11:10 AM EDT
To commemorate Dr. King’s soaring speech and the 1963 March on Washington, President Obama will be joined Wednesday, August 28th, by President Jimmy Carter and President Bill Clinton, members of the King family and other civil rights leaders and luminaries at the Let Freedom Ring Commemoration and Call to Action event at the Lincoln Memorial.
Posted byon August 24, 2013 at 12:14 PM EDT
Eric Holder commemorates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington
Posted byon August 23, 2013 at 6:14 PM EDT
Today, the White House is meeting with a group of African leaders to discuss the benefits of commonsense immigration reform for African immigrant communities. The meeting coincides with this weekend’s festivities marking the anniversary of Dr. King’s historic March on Washington.
Posted byon August 23, 2013 at 1:17 PM EDT
Leaders from across the Labor Department recently sat down with about 20 long-term unemployed professionals who attend similar job clubs in the Washington metro area to learn more about their experiences, including how they meet their financial obligations, how their job searches progress and how they upgrade their skills.
Posted byon August 21, 2013 at 12:25 PM EDT
On August 15, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released new resources to protect immigrant victims of human trafficking, domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious crimes.
Posted byon August 19, 2013 at 7:45 PM EDTOn August 19th, the Obamas welcomed the newest member of their family – a little girl (puppy) named Sunny!
Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 4:50 PM EDT
Back home in their districts and states this August recess, Members of Congress are hearing broad support for a vote on commonsense immigration reform.
Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 10:43 AM EDT
Deena Pierott is being honored as a Champion of Change for her work to expand opportunities for young learners from communities historically underserved or underrepresented in tech fields.
Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 7:46 PM EDT
Check out what happened this week at the White House.
Posted byon August 9, 2013 at 11:55 AM EDT
The Delta Regional Authority partnered with the Department of Defense to provide health care via the Innovative Readiness Training program.