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Posted byon April 13, 2015 at 5:23 PM EDT
See how these two different tax plans would impact people in your state.
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.
Local Food, Local Places: Bringing Expertise and Creative Thinking to Community Economic DevelopmentPosted byon December 3, 2014 at 11:16 AM EDT
The White House Rural Council and six federal agencies have selected 26 communities to participate in Local Foods, Local Places, a federal initiative providing direct technical support and expertise to community partners integrating local food systems into regional economic action plans.
Posted byon December 2, 2014 at 11:14 AM EDT
The future of America is inextricably linked to the future of the Arctic.
Posted byon October 20, 2014 at 3:00 PM EDT
David Bartage is being honored as a Disability Employment Champion of Change.
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT
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 September 18, 2014 at 2:48 PM EDT
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) is proud to announce its first class of E3! Ambassadors, 32 young leaders from across the nation committed to improving the quality of life and opportunity for young AAPIs.
Posted byon August 14, 2014 at 5:19 PM EDT
The Department of Education unveils a new grant opportunity to partner with states and local communities to expand the reach of high-quality preschool.