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The SBA’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, which works to expand awareness, participation and success in America’s small business landscape for underserved communities, ended 2014...Read More
If you’re looking to start or grow your business, unless you’re fortunate enough to have a reserve of savings or a benevolent angel investor, then you’re going to need a business loan.
"A brighter future is ours to write. Let's begin this new chapter -- together -- and let's start the work right now."
Those were a few of President Obama's final words as he finished delivering his sixth State of the Union address moments ago.
He spoke not just about where we are as nation, but where we're going.
This is a speech you don't want to miss -- so if you didn't see it live, make sure you watch the full enhanced version now.
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On Monday, Secretary Penny Pritzker participated in the
Project Management Day of Service ScopeAthon as part of the Martin Luther King
Day of service.
After President Obama delivers his State of the Union address tonight, we’re hosting a conversation live from the White House -- and we hope you'll join. This year, the State of the Union is more interactive than ever, with an enhanced livestream, dynamic "river of content," and lots of opportunities to engage with Administration officials, including the President.
President Obama will deliver his State of the Union address tonight at 9 p.m. ET.
"How do I watch the State of the Union," you might be asking yourself?
We've got you covered: WhiteHouse.gov/SOTU.
"Before this Act, I was very limited in obtaining any health care. It has changed my life dramatically."Read More
In 1994, Congress designated the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday as a national day of service -- a "day on, not a day off." The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service is an opportunity for all Americans to honor Dr. King by coming together to help meet the needs of their communities and recommit to service throughout the year. Throughout the day yesterday, the President and the First Lady, the Vice President, Cabinet secretaries, and other senior Administration officials participated in a number of community service projects both in DC and throughout the nation.Read More
Every day, tens of thousands of Americans write to our family. Some of their letters make us laugh. Some of their letters tear at our hearts. A lot of their letters remind Barack and me of our own lives. But all of their letters keep us connected to the stories of Americans across the country.
One of those letters came from Jason Gibson, a wounded warrior who wrote Barack last October. Jason sustained injuries serving our country in Afghanistan that led to the loss of both of his legs. Despite enduring 21 surgeries, he is unable to use prosthetics.
Did you ever see the movie “A League of Their Own” with Tom Hanks? If not, you should. There’s a great quote in it, and it pertains to owning a franchise.
"Of course it's hard...