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Posted byon April 25, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President laid out why new, high-standards trade agreements are important for our economy, our businesses, our workers, and our values.
Posted byon April 24, 2015 at 11:05 AM EDT
In honor of National Parks Week, here are 10 National Parks that served as sets in some big blockbuster movies.
Posted byon April 18, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President spoke about his commitment to combatting the threat of climate change and to keeping ourselves and future generations safe.
Posted byon April 17, 2015 at 11:40 AM EDT
Last night, the Senate passed H.R.2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, with overwhelming bipartisan support, following House passage of the bill with overwhelming support three weeks ago. Not only will the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 reform Medicare’s physician payment system to incentivize quality and value and extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program, it also includes a two-year extension of the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (“Home Visiting”). The Home Visiting program, administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, funds States, territories, and tribal entities to develop and implement voluntary, evidence-based home visitation programs in which families that choose to participate receive advice, guidance, and other help from nurses, social workers, or other trained professionals during pregnancy and the first years of a child’s life.
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 April 13, 2015 at 3:33 PM EDT
President Obama and Secretary Vilsack meet with eight members of the National 4-H community in the Oval Office. See their inspiring stories about how they are opening up new doors for kids in their hometowns, and how this work is building stronger communities where they can learn, play, and grow.
Posted byon April 11, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the Vice President laid out his and the President’s plan to make two years of community college free for responsible students.
Posted byon April 4, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President described the historic understanding the United States -- with our allies and partners -- reached with Iran, which, if fully implemented, will prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon and will make our country, our allies, and our world safer.
Posted byon April 3, 2015 at 6:51 PM EDT
President Obama was at Hill Air Force Base in Utah to discuss how we're continuing to focus on solar energy and equipping our veterans with proper skills for good-paying solar jobs.
Week in Review: A Historic Announcement on Iran, a Dedication in Boston, and a Commitment to FairnessPosted byon April 3, 2015 at 12:49 PM EDT
From helping dedicate the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate in Boston, to making a historic announcement on Iran from the Rose Garden, the President had a productive week. See more in our Week in Review.