President Obama Nominates Maria Contreras-Sweet to Lead the Small Business Administration
Maria Contreras-Sweet, who President Obama announced yesterday afternoon as his nominee to lead the Small Business Administration, knows first-hand what it means to start a small business -- and has a proven track record of helping other small businesses succeed.
North Carolina Is Home to America’s Newest High-Tech Manufacturing Hub
President Obama made two stops during his trip to Raleigh yesterday: the first to tour a company called Vacon, where workers design the drives that power everything from elevators to the giant fans that help cool buildings, and the second to deliver remarks at North Carolina State University -- home of one of the largest undergraduate engineering programs in the country.
Insurance That's High Quality and Affordable? Now That's a Slam Dunk
Hall of Fame Basketball player, Entrepreneur and Activist Ervin "Magic" Johnson urges young Americans to #GetCovered with the Affordable Care Act and shares the story of how quality healthcare saved his life.