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Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
Using rock and roll industry as a example is one of the best ways to explain economics -- many of the forces that are buffeting the U.S. economy can be understood in the context of the music industry.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 11:05 AM EDT
Americans from across the country, all of whom are members or allies of the LGBT community who wrote letters to the President to express their thanks and to share their hopes, ambitions, and concerns for the future, are invited to attend the White House LGBT Pride Month Reception.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 9:15 AM EDT
On Monday, President Obama announced his intent to appoint Betsey Stevenson, an economist at the University of Michigan focusing on labor, women, and families, to the Council of Economic Advisers.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 8:30 AM EDT
The United States is a nation of immigrants. And the White House, like nearly every other American office, is full of staffers whose stories started in countries all over the world.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 5:32 PM EDT
Cecilia Muñoz sends a message to the White House email list, asking people to share their American stories.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 4:45 PM EDT
Learn how you can get involved in President Obama's Youth Jobs+ initiative, a challenge issued by the President to increase employment opportunities for low-income or disconnected youth and decrease juvenile violence.
Business Leaders, Law Enforcement Officers, Elected Officials and Others Agree: We Need Comprehensive Immigration ReformPosted byon June 11, 2013 at 4:15 PM EDT
The bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform bill being considered by the Senate is the best chance we’ve had in years to fix our broken immigration system – in large part because of the diverse and unusual coalition of stakeholders that have come together to support it.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama holds a bilateral meeting with President Ollanta Humala of Peru.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 2:30 PM EDT
A broad, bipartisan and diverse coalition of business, labor, religious and faith leaders as well as law enforcement and other key stateholders join President Obama in calling on the Senate to pass bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform legislation.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 1:45 PM EDT
The Great Gatsby Curve illustrates the connection between concentration of wealth in one generation and the ability of those in the next generation to move up the economic ladder compared to their parents.