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Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 1:02 PM EST
Check out the chart below to see where the unemployment rate is this year and how it's beating expectations.
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST
President Obama will travel to Los Angeles County, California to designate the San Gabriel Mountains as America’s newest national monument, and a timeless piece of our national heritage. In many ways, this nation’s story is etched into its land, and as the President is recognizing with this designation, each of our monuments provides us an important cultural bridge between our past and our future.
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 9:53 AM EST
President Obama visits Cross Campus in Los Angeles, a collaborative tech lab that brings inventors and investors together to pursue the next big idea that will continue to power our economic recovery.
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 7:26 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon October 9, 2014 at 11:28 AM EST
President Obama discusses American innovation on Medium, a platform which encourages people to share ideas and stories that matter.
Posted byon October 9, 2014 at 11:24 AM EST
The Council on Economic Advisers releases a new report that looks at the so-called "Millennial" generation. Here's what they learned.
Posted byon October 8, 2014 at 6:30 PM EST
Officials from the White House, the Department of Justice, and the Department of Health and Human Services welcome a diverse group of federal officials, non-profit workers, faith leaders, school administrators, researchers, and child welfare advocates to the White House, to announce a series of steps aimed at providing stronger support to help children with incarcerated parents succeed, and overcome the unique obstacles they often face.
Posted byon October 8, 2014 at 4:50 PM EST
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announce that five U.S. airports will begin enhanced Ebola screening for all people coming from Ebola-affected countries.
Posted byon October 8, 2014 at 4:44 PM EST
According to EPA’s Fuel Economy Trends Report, new vehicles in 2013 achieved their highest fuel economy of all time.
Posted byon October 8, 2014 at 1:11 PM EST
Yesterday, Vice President Biden stopped by the L.A. Baking Company in Los Angeles to talk with Ron Ballesteros and other local business owners about the importance of raising the minimum wage.