Reflecting an Obama age, they want more diversity and pragmatism, less partisanship.
Barack Obama announced two more cabinet picks Wednesday – former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack for Agriculture secretary and Colorado Senator Ken Salazar for Interior secretary – drawing both praise and criticism from environmental groups.
Hardest-hit housing markets, such as in California, are seeing strong signs of activity.
Its new emissions plan aims to cut each Californian's carbon 'footprint' from 14 tons to 10 tons a year by 2020.
Lobbied by concerned students, the state created a critter-friendly underpass.
The president’s ambitious plan would conserve two large swaths of the Pacific.
While Treasury mulls help to the best borrowers, Bernanke urges aid to those facing foreclosure.
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