Maria Contreras-Sweet Ceremonially Sworn In as Administrator of SBA
Apr08

Maria Contreras-Sweet Ceremonially Sworn In as Administrator of SBA

Maria Contreras-Sweet Ceremonially Sworn In as Administrator of the Small Business Administration Yesterday, at the White House, President Obama and Vice President Biden participated in a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for Maria Contreras-Sweet as the new Administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA). Mrs. Contreras-Sweet is an excellent choice to lead the SBA, having served at high levels in both the public and private...

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Latina of Influence | Marisa V. Yeager
Mar24

Latina of Influence | Marisa V. Yeager

Community Advocate Marisa Valdez Yeager is one of Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2014 Latinas of Influence.  Follow all of our 2014 Latinas of Influence on twitter with the tag #HLTVLC14 Marisa Valdez Yeager works for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (METRO) as their Government Relations Manager, Federal and State Affair. She currently serves as a liaison for the 18 Members of Congress who represent Los Angeles...

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President’s Call to President Peña Nieto of Mexico
Jan14

President’s Call to President Peña Nieto of Mexico

Readout of the President’s Call to President Peña Nieto of Mexico This morning President Obama spoke by phone with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss progress on the bilateral agenda the two leaders set when they met in May 2013.  The President congratulated President Peña Nieto on the important reforms he has undertaken in his first year in office. The President noted he is looking forward to traveling to Toluca, Mexico...

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The 57th Inauguration of the President of the United States of America
Jan21

The 57th Inauguration of the President of the United States of America

FULL TEXT of the Presidents Speech January 21, 2013 Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery Vice President Biden, Mr. Chief Justice, Members of the United States Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow citizens: Each time we gather to inaugurate a president, we bear witness to the enduring strength of our Constitution. We affirm the promise of our democracy. We recall that what binds this nation together is not...

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