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U.S. Commerce Department Invests $2.8 Million to Foster Innovation in Louisiana and Massachusetts

August 14, 2014

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced $2.8 million in Economic Development Administration (EDA) investments to support projects that will foster innovation and entrepreneurship in Louisiana and Massachusetts.“The Obama Administration and Commerce Department have prioritized supporting American innovation, which is the key driver of U.S. competitiveness, job growth and long-term economic growth,” said Secretary Pritzker.

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Keeping SCORE: 10 ½ Million Entrepreneurs Served

August 14, 2014

For half a century, thousands of seasoned American executives and retired business owners have provided pro bono consulting services to 10 ½ million American entrepreneurs. These volunteers aren’t...

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50 Years of Small Business Impact

August 14, 2014

This Monday, SCORE kicked off our annual National Leadership Conference in Washington, DC. This conference is a chance for the leadership of our 320+ chapters around the country to come together...

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Why a Real Estate Line of Credit is a Smart Choice for Investors

August 14, 2014

As a real estate investor, putting together a variety of financing tools at your disposal is a key component for executing your deals. Some methods include, but are not limited to, conventional...

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5 Takeaways about Doing Business in Africa

August 13, 2014

In case you missed it during the U.S.-Africa
Business Forum last week, the International Trade Administration (ITA) published
a report that shows that the U.S. trade relationship with Africa is growing at
an increasing rate.

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What You Missed: A Field Trip to the White House Kitchen Garden

August 13, 2014

White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford joins Maker Camp campers for a virtual field trip of the White House Kitchen Garden.

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New Commitments to Improve College Opportunity

August 13, 2014

Last January, I listened to the President ask hundreds of college presidents to increase college opportunity for all Americans. He asked them to help because a college degree remains one of the surest pathways into the middle class in America, and is an especially powerful engine of social and economic mobility.

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Census PoP Quiz Mobile App Challenges Knowledge of State Statistics

August 13, 2014

The U.S. Census Bureau today released Census PoP Quiz, a new interactive mobile
application that challenges users’ knowledge of demographic facts for all 50
states and the District of Columbia. The new app, which draws from the Census
Bureau’s American Community Survey, aims to raise statistical literacy about
the U.S. population.

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NOAA-U.S. Coast Guard Exercise Aims to Improve U.S. Response, Capabilities to Deal with Future Contingencies in the Arctic

August 13, 2014

As multi-year sea ice continues to
disappear at a rapid rate, vessel traffic in the Arctic is on the rise. This is
leading to new maritime concerns, especially in areas increasingly transited by
the offshore oil and gas industry, cruise liners, military craft, tugs and
barges, and fishing vessels. Keeping all of this new ocean traffic moving
smoothly is a growing concern for safety's sake. It's also important to the
U.S. economy, environment, and national security. But what happens if there’s a

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President Obama Issues a Statement on the Death of Michael Brown

August 12, 2014

This afternoon, President Obama issued a statement on the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was fatally shot on Saturday by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri:

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