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Posted byon June 25, 2015 at 3:01 PM EDT
While only two years old, ConnectED is already overachieving, and is well on its way to meet the President’s goal of connecting 99 percent of students to high-speed broadband and wireless Internet in their classrooms and libraries by 2018.
State-By-State: House Republican Budget Bill Would Harm Students, Workers, Health Care, and the EconomyPosted byon June 24, 2015 at 10:16 AM EDT
Congressional Republicans have started to show how they plan to budget at discretionary levels that are the lowest in a decade, adjusted for inflation. House Republicans are proposing to shortchange students, workers, our nation’s health, and the economy by cutting overall funding for the Departments of Labor, Education, and Health and Human Services by roughly $15 billion, or 9 percent, compared to the President’s Budget. See how House Republicans’ short-sighted priorities will affect your State.
Posted byon May 29, 2015 at 5:53 PM EDT
This week, the White House celebrated National Jewish American Heritage Month with the Adas Israel congregation and honored our troops on Memorial Day. The First Lady inspired graduates at Oberlin College, while the President reminded us why #CleanWaterRules and answered your climate questions on Twitter.
Posted byon May 28, 2015 at 10:16 AM EDT
On behalf of First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, we are pleased to welcome United States Air Force Colonel, select, Nicole Malachowski as the new Executive Director of Joining Forces.
Posted byon May 25, 2015 at 3:41 PM EDT
Read about President Obama's trip to Arlington National Cemetery to honor the fallen on Memorial Day 2015.
Posted byon May 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM EDT
See several prominent Jewish Americans explain what their heritage means to them before they watch the President speak at the Adas Israel congregation in Washington, D.C.
Posted byon May 20, 2015 at 3:03 PM EDT
Sixto Cancel is being honored as a Champion of Change for Foster Care
Posted byon May 18, 2015 at 6:09 PM EDT
Read a letter thanking President Obama for having the courage to pass the Affordable Care Act.
House Republicans Shortchange Funding for Transportation, Housing and Other Critical Domestic PrioritiesPosted byon May 13, 2015 at 10:10 AM EDT
Posted byon May 7, 2015 at 11:00 AM EDT