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Posted byon March 11, 2015 at 6:42 PM EDT
Earlier this week, 47 Republican Senators sent a letter to Iran’s leaders that was expressly designed to undercut the President in the midst of sensitive international negotiations. Press Secretary Josh Earnest shares a sample of the coverage that this partisan effort has generated across the country.
Posted byon February 20, 2015 at 9:35 PM EDT
The White House and Essence Magazine co-host a special panel discussion in celebration of Black History Month and the women of the Civil Rights Movement.
Posted byon February 19, 2015 at 2:36 PM EDT
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 8:05 PM EDT
Earlier this week, the President took historic steps to chart a new course in our relations with Cuba. Headlines and editorials from across the country show just how much opportunity there is to promote American agriculture and trade moving forward.
Posted byon November 7, 2014 at 4:26 PM EDT
It’s been almost two years since President Obama first called for an increase in the national minimum wage. He believes more strongly than ever that no one who works full-time should have to raise a family in poverty.
Posted byon October 3, 2014 at 8:25 PM EDT
This week, President Obama talked about a new foundation for a 21st century economy and welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House; Vice President Biden and Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced the fourth round of TAACCCT grants; and the economy saw its 55th straight month of private-sector job gains.
Posted byon October 1, 2014 at 6:58 PM EDT
Tens of thousands of people shared what raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 would mean to them personally, or to their communities. Read some of those stories on our interactive map here.
Posted byon August 4, 2014 at 10:45 AM EDT
Adam McClung is being honored as a Future of American Agriculture Champion of Change.
Posted byon August 4, 2014 at 10:31 AM EDT
Adae Romero is being honored as a Future of American Agriculture Champion of Change.
Posted byon July 25, 2014 at 7:29 PM EDT
The White House Rural Council convenes the second Made in Rural America Regional Forum to bring together local, state, and federal export-related resources for businesses and community leaders throughout the Mississippi River Delta Region.