April 12, 2024

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Press Call by Vice President Harris on Reducing Gun Violence and Expanding Background Checks
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Press Call by Vice President Harris on Reducing Gun Violence and Expanding Background Checks

Via Teleconference THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Thank you, Stef, for the introduction and for your longstanding leadership on the issue of gun violence.  And to everyone, thank you for joining.  So, I’ll start with this.  Every person in our nation has a right to live free from the horror of gun violence.  I do believe that.  […]

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Readout of White House Care Convening
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Press Call by Vice President Harris on Reducing Gun Violence and Expanding Background Checks

Today, senior Biden-Harris Administration officials hosted advocates from across the country, including early educators, home- and community-based care workers, family caregivers, veterans, people with disabilities, and older Americans. Participants in the convening highlighted the substantial progress the Biden-Harris Administration has made toward making care more affordable for American families, supporting family caregivers, boosting compensation and […]

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New vacancy published: Impact Assessment Officer
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The following vacancy notice has been published on our Careers portal:  Title: Impact Assessment OfficerClosing Date: 08/05/2024 at 23:59 CET Visit our Careers portal to view all job openings, learn about our benefits and more. Official news publishe...
ICYMI: U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Deputy Secretary Polly Trottenberg Visit Alabama, Texas, and Ohio to Celebrate Investments that will Reconnect Communities
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ICYMI: U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Deputy Secretary Polly Trottenberg Visit Alabama, Texas, and Ohio to Celebrate Investments that will Reconnect Communities

These trips come as DOT announces a new resource to help communities understand the tools available to support their reconnecting projects  WASHINGTON — As part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s ongoing Investing in America Tour, Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Deputy Secretary Polly Trottenberg traveled last week to Birmingham, AL, Montgomery, AL, Dallas, TX, and Columbus, […]

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FAA to Accept New Applications for Drone Airspace Service Suppliers
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FAA to Accept New Applications for Drone Airspace Service Suppliers

FAA to Accept New Applications for Drone Airspace Service Suppliers Friday, April 5, 2024 WASHINGTON—The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will open the application period to become a service supplier for the Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) on May 1, 2024.   LAANC is a collaboration between the FAA and the drone industry that enables the safe […]

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President Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Rwanda on the Occasion of Kwibuka 30
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President Biden Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Rwanda on the Occasion of Kwibuka 30

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to attend Kwibuka 30, the 30th Commemoration of the 1994 Genocide, on April 7, 2024, in Kigali, Rwanda. The Honorable William Jefferson Clinton, 42nd President of the United States of America, will lead the delegation. Members of the Presidential Delegation: The Honorable […]

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic $20 Billion in Awards to Expand Access to Clean Energy and Climate Solutions and Lower Energy Costs for Communities Across the Nation
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Biden-Harris Administration Announces Historic  Billion in Awards to Expand Access to Clean Energy and Climate Solutions and Lower Energy Costs for Communities Across the Nation

Vice President Harris and Administrator Regan to visit Charlotte, North Carolina to announce selectees under the Inflation Reduction Act’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund  First-of-its-kind national network to fund tens of thousands of climate and clean energy projects across America, especially in communities historically left behind and overburdened by pollution Today, Vice President Kamala Harris and […]

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USDOT Significantly Modernizes the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program and Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Regulations
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USDOT Significantly Modernizes the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program and Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Regulations

Rule will improve inclusion of small, disadvantaged businesses in infrastructure opportunities and in airport concessions.   WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) issued a final rule that modernizes the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program and Airport Concessions DBE (ACDBE) program regulations. These Congressionally mandated programs were created over 40 years ago to […]

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Biden-Harris Administration Announces $148.3 million from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to Fund Airport Projects in 28 States, Guam
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Biden-Harris Administration Announces 8.3 million from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to Fund Airport Projects in 28 States, Guam

Biden-Harris Administration Announces $148.3 million from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to Fund Airport Projects in 28 States, Guam Friday, April 5, 2024 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is awarding $148.3 million for 73 airport-related infrastructure projects in 28 states and Guam. These projects are funded exclusively under the Bipartisan Infrastructure […]

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