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Posted byon November 6, 2013 at 7:26 PM EST
The Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, would provide strong federal protections against discrimination, making it explicitly illegal to fire someone because they are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT).
Posted byon November 6, 2013 at 3:15 PM EST
Under the Affordable Care Act, states can choose whether or not to expand Medicaid to cover more of its citizens. If Texas chose to expand, it would cover more than one million of citizens, and save the state's taxpayers $1.7 billion over the next decade in unpaid hospital bills.
Posted byon November 6, 2013 at 2:28 PM EST
We’re issuing an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) —and what that means is that we are considering issuing rules for the debt collection industry, but first we want to hear from you so we can learn more about the debt collection system.
Chief of Staff Denis McDonough Discusses President Obama's Plan to Grow the Economy and Build a Strong Middle ClassPosted byon November 6, 2013 at 12:50 PM EST
Chief of Staff Denis McDonough addresses the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Meeting in Washington, D.C. and discusses the President’s plan to grow the economy and build a strong middle class.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 8:20 PM EST
In a meeting with the President and Vice President at the White House, a group of top U.S. business leaders discuss the importance of commonsense immigration reform to bolster U.S. economic growth, and improve the climate for business and job creation.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 7:08 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama welcomes guests to the White House for a Diwali celebration.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 5:01 PM EST
President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama kicked off the resumption of East Wing and Executive Residence tours by surprising White House tour guests in the Blue Room.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 1:10 PM EST
Domestic Violence Awareness Month has come to a close, but I want to make sure immigrant survivors are not forgotten by shedding light on the important ways in which sensible immigration reform that has already passed the Senate will protect victims and hold abusers accountable.
Posted byon November 5, 2013 at 10:45 AM EST
Experiencing the White House isn’t limited to those who are able to visit in person, check out all of the ways the Obama Administration offers unprecedented access to the People’s House to virtual visitors, and then check out ways to stay engaged with all that is happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Posted byon November 4, 2013 at 5:40 PM EST
President Obama welcomed the Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks to the White House for the second time since he took office.