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Posted byon February 25, 2014 at 7:20 PM EDT
The White House is hosting the first-ever Student Film Festival, featuring the work of more than a dozen young filmmakers who created short films celebrating the role of technology in the classroom.
Posted byon February 25, 2014 at 6:11 PM EDT
President Obama announces two new public-private manufacturing innovation institutes – one in Chicago and one in the Detroit area -- as well as a competition for the first of four additional manufacturing innovation institutes.
Posted byon February 24, 2014 at 7:31 PM EDT
In celebration of the fourth anniversary of Let’s Move!, the First Lady and Will Ferrell host a “focus group” with young kids to ask them about eating healthy and being active.
Posted byon February 24, 2014 at 5:45 PM EDT
President Obama is calling for BRAIN Initiative to be an “all hands on deck” effort, involving not only the federal government but also companies, health systems, patient advocacy organizations, philanthropists, state governments, research universities, private research institutes, and scientific societies.
Posted byon February 24, 2014 at 5:01 PM EDT
Governors from across the nation gather in Washington, D.C. for the 2014 National Governors Association (NGA) Winter Meeting.
Posted byon February 23, 2014 at 6:39 PM EDT
The President will announce new action on manufacturing, infrastructure, and transportation jobs, and a new initiative to ensure everyone who is willing to work hard has a shot at success.
Posted byon February 22, 2014 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama says this is a year of action, and he will do everything he can to restore opportunity for all. The President already lifted the wages for federal contract workers, and he calls on the American people to tell Congress to finish the job by boosting the federal minimum wage for all workers to $10.10 and give America a raise.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 7:45 PM EDT
This week, President Obama bet on Team USA, and visited Mexico. The First Lady stopped by the Tonight Show, and the White House reaffirmed its commitment to net neutrality. Check out what you missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 7:11 PM EDT
To mark the four-year anniversary of Lets Move!, a nationwide initiative to create a healthier future for our kids and families, the First Lady appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," to kick off a week-long celebration to mark how far we’ve come.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 6:43 PM EDT
Millions of Americans are eligible for new or improved coverage. And if you're one of them, you've only got until March 31st to get covered. President Obama recorded a message just for you -- watch it now, then go to HealthCare.gov.