President Touts Opportunity For All In Weekly Address

President Touts Opportunity For All In Weekly Address

Washington, DC…Remarks of President Barack Obama. Weekly Address. The White House, April 5, 2014. Hi, everybody. Today, our economy is growing and our businesses are consistently generating new jobs. But decades-long trends still threaten the middle class. While those at the top are doing better than ever, too many Americans are working harder than ever, […]

EPA Clarifies Right To Enforce Clean Water Act On Seasonal and Rain Dependent Streams Comment Period Open Now

EPA Clarifies Right To Enforce Clean Water Act On Seasonal and Rain Dependent Streams Comment Period Open Now

Washington, DC…The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) today jointly released a proposed rule to clarify protection under the Clean Water Act for streams and wetlands that form the foundation of the nation’s water resources. The proposed rule will benefit businesses by increasing efficiency in determining coverage of […]

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Rewarding Women’s Hard Work and Increasing the Minimum Wage

President Obama’s Weekly Address: Rewarding Women’s Hard Work and Increasing the Minimum Wage

Washington, DC….Hi, everybody. This week, I visited a community college in Florida, where I spoke with students about what we need to do to make sure our economy rewards the hard work of every American. More specifically, I spoke about making sure our economy rewards the hard work of women. Today, women make up about […]

Governor Brown’s Statement Regarding Death of Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy

Governor Brown’s Statement Regarding Death of Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy

Sacramento, CA…Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement regarding the death of Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino: “Anne and I were saddened to learn of the tragic death of Deputy Del Fiorentino today. Deputy Del Fiorentino was killed upholding the oath he swore: To protect his community. We extend […]

Tesla Is Defending Innovation and Consumer Choice in New Jersey

Tesla Is Defending Innovation and Consumer Choice in New Jersey

Palo Alto, CA…Since 2013, Tesla Motors has been working constructively with the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJMVC) and members of Governor Christie’s administration to defend against the New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers’ (NJ CAR) attacks on Tesla’s business model and the rights of New Jersey consumers. Until yesterday, we were under the impression […]

Google & Sir Tim Berners-Lee On The 25th Anniversary Of The Web, Let’s Keep It Free And Open

Google & Sir Tim Berners-Lee On The 25th Anniversary Of The Web, Let’s Keep It Free And Open

Mountain View, CA….On the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web, we’re pleased to share this guest post from Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the web. In this post he reflects on the past, present and future of the web—and encourages the rest of us to fight to keep it free and open. -Ed. […]

Yulia Tymoshenko: We Will Win This War

Yulia Tymoshenko: We Will Win This War

Kiev, Ukraine…Statement by Yulia Tymoshenko regarding Russia’s aggression towards Ukraine. My dear Ukrainians! I say Ukrainians, because today, regardless of your nationality, we are all Ukrainians. Throughout the world this now sounds dignified. Our courage and strength has become an example for the world of the fight for freedom. You freed the country from dictatorship […]