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Posted byon April 15, 2015 at 7:53 PM EDT
President Obama traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina for a special town hall event, co-hosted with leading women's sites BlogHer and She Knows. During the conversation, the President talked with working women about some of the issues they care the most about -- such as paying for child care, or sending their children to college.
Posted byon April 14, 2015 at 3:46 PM EDT
The Department of Labor is proposing to update rules to protect Americans saving for retirement and crack down on conflicts of interest in retirement advice that are costing middle-class and working families billions of dollars every year.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama announces new payday lending rules in Birmingham, Alabama.
Posted byon February 28, 2015 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, the President reiterated his commitment to middle-class economics, and to ensuring that all hardworking Americans get the secure and dignified retirement they deserve.
Posted byon February 23, 2015 at 4:28 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett posts on LinkedIn, explaining why we are taking action to help fix the problem of "conflicts of interest" to help ensure all American workers a dignified retirement.
Posted byon February 23, 2015 at 11:19 AM EDT
Over the next several weeks, the President will announce new steps to protect consumers, make college more affordable, and help boost the wages of working and middle-class families trying to make ends meet.
Posted byon January 24, 2015 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President shared his plan, outlined in his State of the Union address earlier this week, to give hardworking families the support they need to make ends meet by focusing on policies that benefit the middle class and those working to reach the middle class.
Posted byon January 8, 2015 at 3:33 PM EDT
The President announces a reduction in the Federal Housing Administration’s Mortgage Insurance Premium program in Phoenix, Arizona.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 12:34 PM EDT
Today, Dan Pfeiffer joined the popular blogging platform Medium, posting an op-ed that reflected on 2014 as a year of great progress for President Obama and the progressive agenda -- no matter what the critics have said.
Posted byon October 6, 2014 at 2:05 PM EDT
Lew Prince, co-owner and managing partner of Vintage Vinyl, makes the case from personal experience that as a business owner, raising the minimum wage can help both consumers and businesses succeed.