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Posted byon October 25, 2013 at 10:38 AM EST
The White House is illuminated pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Posted byon October 25, 2013 at 10:17 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon October 25, 2013 at 9:45 AM EST
The health insurance marketplaces are now open for business across the country. This was great news for the 15 percent of Americans – including 10.2 million Latinos – who don’t have health insurance, either because they can’t afford it or because their employer doesn't offer it.
Posted byon October 24, 2013 at 4:11 PM EST
Common-sense immigration reform will secure our borders; modernize our legal immigration system; provide a pathway to earned, legalized citizenship; grow our economy; strengthen our middle class; and reduce our deficits.
Posted byon October 24, 2013 at 11:35 AM EST
Secretary Kathleen Sebelius joins with the White House in celebrating National Breast Cancer Awareness month and is reminded of the tremendous impact the Affordable Care Act has on the lives of American women.
Posted byon October 24, 2013 at 9:00 AM EST
The White House and the entrance to the Naval Observatory will be lit pink tonight in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the millions of families who have battled the disease, and who feel its impact every day.
Posted byon October 23, 2013 at 12:07 PM EST
Despite problems with HealthCare.gov, there is still massive demand for health insurance, and thousands of people are still signing up for coverage and saving money. Many who couldn't afford insurance before, or had been denied care due to a pre-existing condition, are getting covered for the first time.
Posted byon October 22, 2013 at 4:16 PM EST
A new report released today by the Council of Economic Advisers attempts to estimate the actual impact of the shutdown and default brinksmanship on economic activity and finds that a range of eight economic indicators are consistent with a 0.25 percentage point reduction in the annualized GDP growth rate in the fourth quarter and a reduction of about 120,000 private sector jobs in the first two weeks of October.
Posted byon October 22, 2013 at 10:14 AM EST
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 wrapped up, but even though the sun has set at the Solar Decathlon village and students have gone home, their hard work is having a lasting effect on sustainable design and our nation’s clean energy leaders.
Posted byon October 22, 2013 at 8:45 AM EST
While job growth remained solid in September, there is no question that the focus of policy should be on how to achieve a faster pace of job growth by increasing certainty and investing in jobs, rather than the self-inflicted wounds of the past several weeks that increased uncertainty and inhibited job growth.