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Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM EDT
President Obama kicks off a series of Middle Class Jobs & Opportunity Tours focused on the his core agenda: creating a strong and vibrant economy built on good middle class jobs.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 5:22 PM EDT
Yesterday, I was honored to attend the 7th Annual Pearls of Purpose Gala hosted by FAIRgirls. FAIR stands for Free, Aware, Inspired, and Restored, and it works to prevent the exploitation of girls worldwide with empowerment and education.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, explains why plans to establish three new Manufacturing Innovation Institutes are an important part of President’s strategy to invest in manufacturing.
Posted byon May 9, 2013 at 11:45 AM EDT
President Obama signs an Executive Order directing historic steps to make government-held data more accessible to the public and to entrepreneurs and others as fuel for innovation and economic growth.
Posted byon May 8, 2013 at 5:25 PM EDT
President Obama is making his first stop on a series of Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tours, traveling to Austin, Texas to learn more about what's being done there to create stable and well-paying jobs that can support a middle-class family.
Posted byon May 8, 2013 at 5:20 PM EDT
Cecilia Muñoz sends a message to the White House email list, asking people to share their American stories
Posted byon May 8, 2013 at 12:53 PM EDT
Last week, as part of President Obama’s visit to Mexico and Costa Rica, I had the pleasure of participating in a roundtable discussion on women’s entrepreneurship.
Posted byon May 7, 2013 at 5:39 PM EDT
President Obama and President Park Geun-hye of the Republic of Korea mark 60 years of bilateral partnership between our two nations.
Posted byon May 6, 2013 at 3:36 PM EDT
President makes a pitch for civic connection -- for participation in public life, for engagement in national debates, for community service -- as he speaks to the Class of 2013.
Posted byon May 6, 2013 at 10:23 AM EDT
Teacher Appreciation Week starts this week and honors extraordinary teachers for their work in the classroom.