|Gary Locke For Commerce - Let's hope the third time is the charm, instead of three strikes and you're out. Obama chooses Gary Locke to lead Commerce Department.|
|Obama's Address Tonight Designated National Special Security Event - U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has designated the Presidential Address to a Joint Session of Congress this evening as a National Special Security Event (NSSE).
|Hillary Clinton: We Have To Remain Vigilant On Behalf Of Women's Rights - Secretary Clinton gave an impassioned call to continue defending women`s rights around the world, condemning recent brutality in Afghanistan and elsewhere.|
|Free Tax Help Available Nationwide - Nearly 12,000 free tax preparation sites will be open nationwide this year|
|Obama Admin Has Eye On Darfur - Bringing relief to Darfur is a top priority for the administration, the President and Vice President assured the actor and activist George Clooney last night.
|Obama Announces Key Admin Posts - Obama has already filled out his cabinet and other key posts, but he recently announced a list of other appointments.|
|Stimulus Money Already Going Out - The first dollars from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act are going out in just two days -- Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 -- in the form of federal support for state medicaid payments.
|Obama: By End Of First Term Deficit Will Be Cut In Half - The President today promised that by the end of his first term, he will cut in half the massive federal deficit we've inherited. |
|Gibbs Corrects Record On Obama's Housing Plan - "Here's what this plan won't do: It won't help somebody trying to flip a house. It won't bail out an investor looking to make a quick buck."|
|Obama Will Sign Stimulus Plan Into Law Today - Barack Obama is in Denver today, where he'll sign the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act into law. |
|Hillary Clinton Blogs About Her First Trip As Secretary Of State - Let's wish Secretary of State Hillary Clinton good luck and best wishes as she visits several Asian countries|
|UN Secretary-General Appalled By Suicide Bomb Attack Against Shiites - |
|NNSA Working To Prevent Nuclear Terrorism - A list of the measures that The Dept. of Energy's National Nuclear Security Admin. has taken to prevent nuclear terrorism.|
|Iraqi Officers Attend Ethics Training In US - Three officers from the Iraqi Army traveled to San Diego, Calif. for focused discussions on military ethics training and character development|
|New York Plane Crash Kills All On Board - All 48 people on board a US commercial aircraft have been killed after the plane crashed into a house in New York state|
|Chinese President Hu Jintao Meets Saudi Arabian King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz - Chinese President Hu Jintao met Saudi Arabian King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz in Riyadh Tuesday on deepening the two countries' friendship and cooperation.
|Three New Laws From The Office Of The President - A new coin law, a Federal Communications Commission inquiry assigned to help better understand the issues with online parental controls, and two new parcels of land are entrusted to DOI in New Mexico to boost local spirits all signed today by Mr Bush.|
|Scientists Create New Pest-Resistant Lettuce; Helpful Or Hurtful? - Besides being a favorite with salad lovers, green leaf lettuces are also a top choice for destructive insects known as leafminers, or Liriomyza langei.|
|Scientists Find The Only Thing Separating Earth From Hot, Cosmic Rays Is The Milky Way - Second recent University of Maryland study indicating High-Energy Particle Acceleration 'near' Earth.|
|Another Draft Issued By DOE To Clean Up Another U.S. Region - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the issuance of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the West Valley Demonstration Project in western New York.|