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Posted byon May 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the importance of expanding opportunity for all Americans -- a principle that has guided his work throughout the past six years.
Posted byon May 8, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
The economy added 223,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 5.4 percent—the lowest since May 2008—and the participation rate ticked up.
Posted byon April 24, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
Take a look at Marilu and Kendra’s stories to see exactly what happens when you give hardworking Americans the leg up they deserve.
Posted byon April 23, 2015 at 2:45 PM EDT
The President has made increasing the hiring of veterans, and particularly women veterans, a top priority.
Posted byon April 17, 2015 at 12:48 PM EDT
From the size of your paychecks to the duration of your paid leave to the amount you pay in taxes, this was a week of conversation about key issues facing American families.
Posted byon April 17, 2015 at 9:52 AM EDT
A look at our progress in partnering with American industries to reform our job training system and help American workers fill 21st century jobs.
Posted byon April 15, 2015 at 1:10 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett lists 10 reasons why you can't afford to stay out of the working families policy discussion.
Posted byon April 14, 2015 at 4:41 PM EDT
As Americans sit down to file their taxes on April 15, President Obama is heading to Charlotte, North Carolina to join a conversation with working women about many of the issues they care about most.
Posted byon April 14, 2015 at 3:56 PM EDT
On Equal Pay Day, we face a stubborn and troubling fact: Despite women’s gains, a large gender pay gap still exists.
Posted byon April 9, 2015 at 1:36 PM EDT
The Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement traveled to California to see how paid leave is helping working families in the Golden State.