FEBRUARY 18, 2014
Forty-two percent of the Appalachian Region's population lives in rural areas. President Obama’s Made in Rural America export and investment initiative presents a strategic opportunity...
FEBRUARY 15, 2014
FEBRUARY 7, 2014
President Barack Obama signs the Farm Bill at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, Feb. 7, 2014. (Official White...
DECEMBER 12, 2013
The White House Rural Council recently released a report on the economic importance of passing a...
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
Today, the Obama Administration is excited to announce a...
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
Community Health Centers enable people to receive health care in the neighborhoods where they live so they can get high-quality care close to home. That’s why the Affordable Care Act builds...
NOVEMBER 6, 2013
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Thank you! What a wonderful convention we have here today! As I look around Freedom Hall, I am so hopeful about our nation's future.
In this crowd of 15,000 strong are the future leaders...
NOVEMBER 1, 2013
Thank you, Dr. Ross, for that kind introduction and for being a great partner in reform.
I'm pleased to be here today to address the Rural Education National Forum because, too often,...
OCTOBER 23, 2013
Break-out groups at the Agriculture Innovation Prize launch event on October 2, 2013, in Washington, DC, reviewed agricultural challenges and brainstormed options for engaging with...