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We are taking a little hiatus to do some site maintenance and prepare for our re-launch . We'll be back shortly with new stories about the Fabric of America! … [Read more...]

Statement by The President on Trade Bill

Kevin Lamarque / Reuters

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2015 Statement by the President Today, Republicans and Democrats in the House of Representatives voted to help the United States negotiate and enforce strong, high-standard trade deals that are good for American … [Read more...]

Additional U.S. Steps in the Counter-ISIL Effort


THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 10, 2015 Statement by the Press Secretary on Additional U.S. Steps in the Counter-ISIL Effort In furtherance of his comprehensive strategy to degrade and destroy the ISIL terrorist group, President Obama has approved … [Read more...]

U.S. Unemployment, Youth and Summer Jobs

(Susan Watts/The Daily News via AP, Pool)

(AURN) -- The jobs numbers are out.  There were 280 thousand jobs created last moth continuing the longest job growth streak, but there are at least two groups whose unemployment numbers rose. Black and teen unemployment numbers rose upward.  When we look at the summer months and the teen jobless … [Read more...]

Statement by the President on the Passing of Beau Biden


THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2015 Michelle and I are grieving tonight. Beau Biden was a friend of ours. His beloved family – Hallie, Natalie, and Hunter – are friends of ours. And Joe and Jill Biden are as good as friends get. Beau took after … [Read more...]

Statement by the Vice President on the Passing of Beau Biden


THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President May 30, 2015 Statement by the Vice President It is with broken hearts that Hallie, Hunter, Ashley, Jill and I announce the passing of our husband, brother and son, Beau, after he battled brain cancer with the same integrity, courage and strength … [Read more...]

O’Malley Announces for President

Photo: Reuters

Baltimore, MD —This morning, Governor Martin O’Malley is announcing his intentions to seek the Democratic Nomination for the President of the United States. His remarks—as prepared for delivery—are below: 1. Introduction My fellow Americans. I want to talk with you today about The … [Read more...]

Obama: Hurricane Season and Global Warming

(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

(AURN) -- June 1st is the start of Hurricane season that lasts until November 30th. President Obama is warning of stronger storms because of global warming. More from White House Correspondent April Ryan. LISTEN:  More news and information at AURN.com … [Read more...]

Otis Byrd Investigation Closed


Source: DOJ FEDERAL OFFICIALS CLOSE THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH OF OTIS JAMES BYRD WASHINGTON – The Department of Justice announced today that following its investigation into the death of Otis James Byrd that there is no evidence to pursue federal criminal civil rights charges in the … [Read more...]

Hillary Names African American Outreach Director

LaDavia Drane

Source: hillaryclinton.com Hillary Clinton has tapped a former Congressional Black Caucus Executive Director to serve as the African American outreach director on her campaign – LaDavia Drane. ·         Throughout her career, Hillary Clinton has fought to strengthen African American families and … [Read more...]