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Take Action: Sarcoma Awareness Month

The pages on the calendar have quickly turned and July is again upon us.  For …

CDC’s Frieden: Private Sector Stepping up to Combat Zika, Congress Should Too

Writing at the White House blog, CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden says his colleagues working …

White House Debating Just How "Hard to Poke" Xi

Barack Obama and his advisers are debating just how hard to poke Chinese President Xi …

Ag Groups Push China’s President Xi Jinping on Biotech

The U.S. agriculture sector is urging President Barack Obama to pressure China’s President Xi Jinping to …

Honeybees, Butterflies, and Pesticides

Honeybees and butterflies occupy a sensitive space in many peoples’ hearts, and it is no …

The Incentive to Beat Climate Change

On May 27th, Rick Duke, deputy director for climate change at the White House Office …

Biobased Products Offer the World a Promising Solution: Petroleum Products Caught Off-Guard

It takes 450 years, almost half of a century, for a plastic bottle to decompose. …

Champions of Change

This afternoon the White House honored nine individuals as Champions of Change who are making …