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Posted byon July 3, 2015 at 5:15 PM EDT
Three highlights from the President's speech on the economy in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Posted byon July 2, 2015 at 1:09 PM EDT
The President announced that we will extend overtime pay for nearly 5 million people. Nick may be one of them.
Posted byon July 2, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
The economy added 223,000 jobs in June as the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent. Our economy has now added 5.6 million jobs over the past two years, the strongest two-year job growth since 2000.
Posted byon June 30, 2015 at 5:12 PM EDT
Check out this chart to see why American businesses and workers depend on the Export-Import Bank to compete in the global economy.
Posted byon June 30, 2015 at 3:36 PM EDT
President Obama announced his plan to extend overtime protections. Here's what you had to say:
Posted byon June 29, 2015 at 3:55 PM EDT
Here’s a quick look at the rules the President signed today and how they will help ensure American workers can benefit from the most progressive trade deal in history.
Posted byon June 29, 2015 at 3:28 PM EDT
Posted byon June 26, 2015 at 3:31 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon June 25, 2015 at 4:23 PM EDT
Hear from the President on the significance of the King v. Burwell decision, which preserved a key part of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon June 25, 2015 at 3:01 PM EDT
While only two years old, ConnectED is already overachieving, and is well on its way to meet the President’s goal of connecting 99 percent of students to high-speed broadband and wireless Internet in their classrooms and libraries by 2018.