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Posted byon March 28, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made protecting American consumers since he signed Wall Street reform into law five years ago, including an important new step taken by the independent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau earlier this week toward preventing abuses in payday lending.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 4:44 PM EDT
From reflecting on and celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, to the President's trip to Birmingham for a roundtable discussion on how we can crack down on abusive payday lending, the President had a productive week. See more in our Week in Review.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 3:00 PM EDT
Today's record release brings the total number of records made public by this White House to more than 4.41 million.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 2:00 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 11:54 AM EDT
The Office of Management and Administration is working with the White House Council on Women and Girls and My Brother’s Keeper Initiative to expand our event to provide work-based learning opportunities for youth from the local Washington, D.C. area.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
This GDP report is consistent with a wide range of indicators showing continued labor market strengthening and improvement in household and corporate balance sheets.
Posted byon March 27, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
The Administration is releasing the National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (NAP). The NAP outlines a whole-of-government approach over the next five years targeted at addressing the threat of drug-resistant bacteria.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 8:26 PM EDT
President Obama announces new payday lending rules in Birmingham, Alabama.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 6:45 PM EDT
As part of the“Let Girls Learn” initiative to open the doors of education for girls around the world, First Lady Michelle Obama traveled to Tokyo, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; and Siem Reap, Cambodia from March 18 to March 22, 2015. Take a look at her trip in pictures.
Posted byon March 26, 2015 at 5:30 PM EDT
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is acting to prevent opioid-related injuries and deaths.