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Posted byon July 28, 2015 at 12:01 PM EDT
A report from the Department of Treasury, Council of Economic Advisers, and the Department of Labor explores the rise in occupational licensing and its important consequences for our economy.
Posted byon July 21, 2015 at 3:28 PM EDT
On July 15, OSTP hosted more than 80 leaders from wireless companies, Federal agencies, and academic institutions at the White House Summit On Wireless Workforce Development, focusing on the urgent need to train workers for careers in the wireless industry and commitments that will change the trajectory of workforce development for the wireless industry.
Posted byon July 21, 2015 at 12:11 PM EDT
Posted byon July 21, 2015 at 12:00 PM EDT
Five years ago today, the President signed the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act -- representing some of the most sweeping set of financial reforms we've made since the Great Depression.
Posted byon July 16, 2015 at 11:02 AM EDT
In science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), diversity leads to enhanced creativity and innovation. A growing body of research shows that diversity in groups bolsters their ability to solve problems; that diversity on campuses enhances students’ advanced thinking and leadership skills; and that diversity in companies improves innovation and strengthens the bottom line.
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.