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Posted byon February 3, 2012 at 8:30 PM EDT
Assistant Secretary of Commerce Michael C. Camuñez discusses collaboration efforts between the public and private sectors that will change the national conversation about the U.S.-Mexican border.
Posted byon January 12, 2012 at 3:14 PM EDT
A look back at the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti two years ago, and efforts on the ground to help rebuild the country.
Posted byon November 4, 2011 at 11:23 AM EDT
Michael Camuñez, Assistant Secretary for ITA’s Market Access and Compliance, reflects on his meeting with Juan Carlos Baker, Director General of Mexico’s Secretariat of Economy, to talk about how to further strengthen the relationship between the United States and Mexico.
Posted byon October 6, 2011 at 11:35 AM EDT
President Obama meets with President Porfiro Lobo of Honduras to reaffirm the friendship between our two countries and discuss future collaboration on dealing with security issues and creating economic opportunity.
Posted byon March 23, 2011 at 9:56 AM EDT
During their trip to Latin America, President and First Lady Obama gave a special focus to youth issues.
Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 3:05 PM EDT
President Obama speaks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil about the common economic goals of Brazil and the United States, and about our goal to protect the human rights of the people of Libya.
Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 1:43 PM EDT
During his visit to Santiago, Chile, President Obama holds a joint press conference with Chile President Piñera and delivers a speech.
Posted byon March 20, 2011 at 12:18 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a speech in Rio de Janiero, Brazil on the deeply held values and interests that bind our countries together. Watch live at 1:30 PM EDT on WhiteHouse.gov/live.
Posted byon February 1, 2011 at 5:25 PM EDT
Alexia Kelley, Senior Policy Advisor at the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, shares reflections on an interfaith event marking the one-year anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti.
Posted byon January 31, 2011 at 12:28 PM EDT
The earthquake in Haiti happened a year ago and many organizations and individuals stepped forward to help those impacted. Here, Joshua DuBois highlights one partner who achieved significant milestones in aiding the people of Haiti.