President Obama’s Weekly Address: Weekly Address: Remembering Those Who Have Fallen

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Weekly Address: Remembering Those Who Have Fallen

Washington, DC…Hi, everybody. Right now, there are American troops serving in harm’s way and standing sentry around the world. There are veterans who’ve served honorably in times of war and peace, and often came home bearing the invisible and visible wounds of war. They may not speak the loudest about their patriotism – they let […]

FDA Modernizes Nutrition Label For Packaged Foods

FDA Modernizes Nutrition Label For Packaged Foods

Silver Springs, MD…Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took a major step in making sure consumers have updated nutritional information for most packaged foods sold in the United States, that will help people make informed decisions about the foods they eat and feed their families. “I am thrilled that the FDA has finalized a […]

President Obama’s Weekly Address On Expanding Overtime Pay

President Obama’s Weekly Address On Expanding Overtime Pay

Washington, DC…Hi everybody. Last summer, I got a letter from a woman named Elizabeth Paredes from Tucson, Arizona. Elizabeth is the mom of a 3-year-old boy, and an assistant manager at a sandwich shop. She earns about $2,000 a month, and she routinely works some 50 hours a week, sometimes even more. But because of […]

Remarks by President Obama in Address to the People of Europe

Remarks by President Obama in Address to the People of Europe

Hannover, DE…(Hannove Messe Fairgrounds)…Thank you so much. (Applause.) Thank you. Guten tag! It is wonderful to see all of you, and I want to begin by thanking Chancellor Merkel for being here. (Applause.) On behalf of the American people, I want to thank Angela for being a champion of our alliance. And on behalf of […]

Economic Opportunity & Income Mobility (Status Of The American Dream) ~ A Speech By William C. Dudley, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Economic Opportunity & Income Mobility (Status Of The American Dream) ~ A Speech By William C. Dudley, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

New York, NY…Good morning. I am very pleased to speak at the 6th Annual Community Development Conference. I would like to give a special thanks to the Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development for organizing this conference about issues of importance to the community development industry and to the future of New York City. At […]

Hornblower’s Third Season Boasts Earliest Opening

Hornblower’s Third Season Boasts Earliest Opening

Niagara Falls, Ont…Hornblower Niagara Cruises opened its doors for a third season of thrilling passengers on its legendary boat tours into the mighty Niagara Falls. The attraction officially opened to the public on Friday, April 1, 2016. “We’re ecstatic to announce the opening of our third year of operations in Niagara Falls,” said Terry MacRae, […]

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Securing The World From Nuclear Terrorism

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Securing The World From Nuclear Terrorism

Washington, DC…Hi, everybody. This week, I’m speaking to you from our Nuclear Security Summit. I welcomed more than 50 leaders from around the world to make sure we’re working together to meet one of the greatest threats to global security—terrorists getting their hands on a weapon of mass destruction, like a nuclear weapon. Fortunately, because […]

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