• Clean Energy RD&D Investments Make Us Stronger

    A new report from the American Energy Innovation Council (AEIC) concludes that “public investments in energy RD&D are crucial.” We couldn’t agree more.

  • Taking Action to Unlock the Economic Contributions of Americans-in-Waiting

    President Obama is changing a rule to allow employment authorization for the spouses of certain high-skill workers who are here on H-1B visas, as long as those workers have begun the process of applying for a green card.

  • Budgeting for Climate Preparedness and Resilience

    The President’s 2016 Budget provides the necessary tools, technical assistance, and on-the-ground partnership to support investment in climate preparedness and resilience.

  • The Next U.S. Chief Information Officer

    The President’s announcement today of Tony Scott as the next United States Chief Information Officer is an important opportunity for our Nation. With the radical evolution of information technology (IT), the Federal Government has unprecedented opportunity to enhance how we deliver services to the American people and spark greater innovation in the digital age.

  • FACT SHEET: Middle Class Economics: The President’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget

    The President's 2016 Budget is designed to bring middle class economics into the 21st Century. This Budget shows what we can do if we invest in America's future and commit to an economy that rewards hard work, generates rising incomes, and allows everyone to share in the prosperity of a growing America. It lays out a strategy to strengthen our middle class and help America's hard-working families get ahead in a time of relentless economic and technological change. And it makes the critical investments needed to accelerate and sustain economic growth in the long run, including in research, education, training, and infrastructure.

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