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Posted byon February 9, 2015 at 12:43 PM EDT
President Obama asks the world's most influential musicians to take the It's On Us pledge and be part of the campaign to stop domestic violence and sexual assault.
Posted byon January 26, 2015 at 5:47 PM EDT
The White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault releases a sample memorandum of understanding (MOU), created to improve communication and coordination between campuses and local law enforcement.
Posted byon January 22, 2015 at 5:40 PM EDT
President Obama stopped by the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS to lay out his plan to help alleviate this burden for every middle-class family who is working and trying to raise young children.
Posted byon January 22, 2015 at 3:23 PM EDT
At a time when 60 percent of households with children do not have a stay-at-home parent -- and center-based child care for an infant in three out of five states costs more than tuition and fees at four-year public universities -- we’ve got to act again.
Posted byon January 16, 2015 at 7:27 PM EDT
As part of the President’s commitment to equal opportunity for all students, the Domestic Policy Council and the Council on Women and Girls, the Department of Education, and the Georgetown University Law Center on Poverty and Inequality highlighted programs that focus on developing the talent of girls of color and low-income girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and career technical education (CTE) careers.
Posted byon January 16, 2015 at 5:33 PM EDT
Everyone seems to be talking about President Obama’s big paid leave announcement. This is big news that will help everyday Americans. Don't believe us? Check out the attention the announcement is getting.
Posted byon January 9, 2015 at 1:41 PM EDT
The Department of Health and Human Services released a report detailing the important strides we have made in women’s health as a result of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon December 29, 2014 at 1:31 PM EDT
2014 has offered some great achievements for President Obama and the American people. Join the President's Chief of Staff Denis McDonough in taking a look back at this year's most memorable moments.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 7:19 PM EDT
As 2014 winds down, President Obama stopped by the press briefing room in the White House to offer his thoughts on what the past year has meant for the country.
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.