Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth Merten travels to Haiti, April 28, to assess progress toward the completion of the 2015 electoral process and the installation of a democratically elected government in Haiti.
Washington, DC - Since 1950, the number of people residing in urban areas has increased from 746 million to 3.9 billion. By 2050, according to the United Nations, 66 percent of the world’s population will be living in cities. There are opportunities for cities to not only become centers of food production, but also for building greater connections to rural areas.
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, AARP CA to Hold ‘Shred Fest 2016’ to Help Protect Consumers from Identity Theft
Los Angeles, California - On Saturday, April 30, Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, AARP CA, and the District Office of Councilman Curren Price will hold Shred Fest 2016, a Los Angeles event where consumers can learn about how to prevent identity theft by shredding personal documents and other sensitive records for free.
First Lady Joins Team USA to Announce Nationwide Commitments to Get Nearly Two Million Kids Active This Year
New York, NY – Today, First Lady Michelle Obama joined U.S. Olympians, Paralympians, and Rio hopefuls at the US Olympic Committee’s 100 Day Countdown event in Times Square to announce nationwide commitments to get nearly two million American children active as part of her Let’s Move! initiative. Mrs. Obama is working to turn the inspiration of the Olympic and Paralympic Games into action by getting more kids healthy and active.
Washington, DC - On April 28-29, Chief of Staff and Director of Policy Planning Jon Finer will travel to London to meet with senior officials at the Prime Minister’s Office, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and Cabinet Office to discuss a range of global and regional issues.
Washington, DC - To mark 100 days before the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the first ever held in South America, the U.S. Department of State announces the #USinRio campaign to prepare U.S. citizens for travel to Rio de Janeiro.