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Posted byon May 28, 2015 at 2:41 PM EDT
U.S. Federal Departments and Agencies together with Canadian Ministries have been working to develop new frameworks for cooperation since the release of the U.S.-Canada Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) Joint Forward Plan last August. Collectively, these documents outline major objectives for bilateral cooperation over the next three to five years in specific areas of regulatory activity.
Posted byon May 22, 2015 at 7:12 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon May 21, 2015 at 1:38 PM EDT
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker presents 45 American companies with the President's “E” and “E” Star Awards, a recognition awarded to U.S. businesses that have made significant contributions to U.S. exports.
Posted byon May 20, 2015 at 12:11 PM EDT
Enforceable commitments to protect the environment, coupled with targeted technical assistance and capacity building, can result in important environmental progress on the ground.
Posted byon May 19, 2015 at 7:46 PM EDT
Here's how can the President's progressive trade deal -- the Trans-Pacific Partnership -- help safeguard our future.
Posted byon May 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the importance of expanding opportunity for all Americans -- a principle that has guided his work throughout the past six years.
Posted byon May 15, 2015 at 2:52 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon May 13, 2015 at 3:12 PM EDT
Jerry Abramson, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs here at the White House, explains how the tensions that have recently erupted in communities such as Ferguson and Baltimore are not solely tied to policing, but are also linked to the lack of economic opportunity.
Posted byon May 13, 2015 at 1:08 PM EDT
President Obama sat down with Harvard professor Robert Putnam and American Enterprise Institute president Arthur Brooks to share his views on poverty in America.
Posted byon May 13, 2015 at 1:04 PM EDT
It's commencement season, and we pulled together five of our favorite graduation addresses from Obama administration officials.