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Posted byon October 7, 2014 at 5:44 PM EST
Since the first appearance of Ebola in West Africa earlier this year, CDC has been working to prepare the American health care system for the diagnosis and safe care of a patient with Ebola here on our shores.
Posted byon October 7, 2014 at 12:56 PM EST
In a blog post for CNN, Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), explains exactly why we can — and will — stop Ebola in the United States, and outlines the "distinct differences in what will happen here."
Posted byon October 6, 2014 at 5:50 PM EST
President Obama meets with his senior health, homeland security, and national security advisors to review the United States' Ebola response.
Posted byon October 6, 2014 at 1:05 PM EST
Lew Prince, co-owner and managing partner of Vintage Vinyl, makes the case from personal experience that as a business owner, raising the minimum wage can help both consumers and businesses succeed.
Posted byon October 6, 2014 at 12:24 PM EST
In 2013, the President announced a bold new goal for the federal government to consume 20% of its power from renewable sources by 2020 -- and federal agencies are already stepping up to this challenge in a big way.
Vice President Biden at the Reopening of Joplin High School: “We Never Stop. And We Always Rebuild.”Posted byon October 6, 2014 at 10:17 AM EST
Vice President Biden and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan return to Joplin to celebrate the reopening of Joplin High School.
Posted byon October 5, 2014 at 3:47 PM EST
President Obama gives remarks at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial dedication.
Posted byon October 4, 2014 at 5:00 AM EST
In this week’s address, the President highlighted that six years after the Great Recession, thanks to the hard work of the American people and the President’s policies, our economy has come back further and faster than any other nation on Earth.
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 6:39 PM EST
At the White House, senior administration officials hold a briefing on the U.S. government response to the Ebola epidemic.