Obama-Hu Meeting: A critical opportunity for American manufacturing

AAM is urging President Obama to raise a number of key economic issues during Chinese President Hu Jintao's official state visit to Washington this Wednesday. Prior to the meeting, AAM is running ads calling on the President to address specific policies by China that threaten the U.S. position as a leader in the world economy.


Student Learning Expectations Gap Twice the Size of National Black-White Achievement Gap

The gap in what students are expected to know in each state varies so greatly that the difference in student expectations between the states with the most rigorous assessments and those with the least stringent is twice the size of the national black-white achievement gap.


College Dropouts Cost Cash-Strapped States Billions

During a five-year period, more than $9 billion was spent by state and federal governments to support students at four-year colleges and universities who left school before their sophomore year, according to an analysis by the American Institutes for Research (AIR).


Heads of the EPA, Department of Interior and U.S. Forest Service Lead National Public Lands Day Events Across the Country

This Saturday, Obama Administration cabinet secretaries and officials will join more than 150,000 volunteers all across the country as they work to improve our nation’s public lands.


Page 9 of 16