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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden sit with Major General Jim McConville during the Joining Forces initiative event with service members, military spouses, and employers at the Fort Campbell Veterans Jobs Summit and Career Forum at Fort Campbell.
April 23, 2014.
(Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)Read More
By Marie R. Gill,
Operator and Executive Director of the MBDA Business Center in Miami and Josh
Dickson, Director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships
at the US Department of Commerce
This year, you can interact with the White House holiday decorations!
This year, technology is playing a big role in creating the holiday experience at the White House. One of the newest additions to the annual White House Holiday tour is an interactive digital snowscape that allows visitors to become a part of the festive display of Holiday decorations.
"Having insurance now won’t cure me, but maybe it will give me a chance to take control of my life again someday."
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Ryan from Austin, TX was able to find quality, affordable health insurance after enrolling in the exchange in Texas.
Today’s upward revision indicates that the economy grew in the third quarter at the fastest pace in over a decade. The strong GDP growth is consistent with a broad range of other indicators showing improvement in the labor market, increasing domestic energy security, and continued low health cost growth. The steps that we took early on to rescue our economy and rebuild it on a new foundation helped make 2014 already the strongest year for job growth since the 1990s. Indeed, 2014 was a breakthrough year for the United States across a wide range of metrics important to middle-class families.Read More
2014 has been an exciting year for First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher initiative, and given that the initiative launched in May, we had a difficult time limiting our favorite moments to just five.
The initiative is the First Lady's effort to inspire every student in America to take charge of their future by completing their education past high school, whether at a professional training program, a community college, or a four-year college or university.
President Barack Obama talks on the phone at the Resolute Desk in the Oval Office.
December 18, 2014.
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)Read More
"I remember breaking down in tears because no longer was I going to be punished for a disease I never asked for."
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The United States Patent and Trademark Office hosted its
annual Intellectual Property (IP) Attaché consultations at its Alexandria, Va.
headquarters during the week of December 15. Each year since 2007, participants
from the USPTO and other government agencies, organizations, associations, and
universities attend the event to exchange information about international IP
issues and the work of USPTO’s IP attachés. The consultations provide a
platform for all 11 IP attachés to share their accomplishments, participate in briefings
Which phrase do you agree with more: ‘doing well by doing good’ or ‘doing good by doing well’. My sense is that this is a trick question because regardless of what you lead with, which is...Read More