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Posted byon March 20, 2015 at 6:11 PM EDT
The White House Science Fair features extraordinary science projects and experiments from some of America’s most innovative students. Find out more about the students participating in this year’s Science Fair.
Posted byon February 18, 2015 at 12:08 PM EDT
In an op-ed in today's LA Times, President Obama notes that the United States has made significant gains against terrorism, but that we have work to do every day to ensure we're keeping up with an evolving threat.
Posted byon January 24, 2015 at 7:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President shared his plan, outlined in his State of the Union address earlier this week, to give hardworking families the support they need to make ends meet by focusing on policies that benefit the middle class and those working to reach the middle class.
Posted byon January 23, 2015 at 4:51 PM EDT
From the President's sixth State of the Union address to YouTube interviews live from the East Wing of the White House, this week was full of memorable moments. Here's your White House week in review.
Posted byon January 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
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 December 17, 2014 at 4:53 PM EDT
When communities are involved in key water infrastructure projects, like with Kansas City's Blue River channel modification project, the Federal Government can speed up project approvals, cut costs, and support projects with the greatest economic and community benefits.
Posted byon November 5, 2014 at 7:09 PM EDT
At the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Summit in Washington, D.C., the Department of Commerce and 11 federal agencies with over $1.3 billion in economic development funding brought together more than 300 people from across the country to share best practices in building local competitiveness and to launch the second round of the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership competition.
Posted byon October 5, 2014 at 4:47 PM EDT
President Obama gives remarks at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial dedication.