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WATCH: Closing The Workforce Skills Gap
WATCH: Former Obama Cabinet Member Shares Youth Job Tips
Melody Barnes, Former Adviser To President Obama, Talks Life Outside The Bubble
Obama's Body Man Reportedly Plans To Leave The White House
Why Young Americans Should Care About Equal Pay Day
CEO, Melody Barnes Solutions; Chair, Aspen Forum for Community...
More needs to be done to ensure that our policies address persistent discriminatory employment practices, including unequal pay, so that college graduates entering today's workforce have the pay they deserve.
Why President Obama Must 'See Like a State,' Not Like a Teacher
Award-winning historian and inner-city teacher
The President always must look at education from 30,000 feet. We need to help him, though, to see how big-picture "reforms" work on the ground.
Education Is Key to Winning the Future
What will we make of our new Sputnik moment in education? Will we mobilize our nation to make a quality education a priority? The answer is -- we must.
POTUS' part-time principles
Writer, Blogger, Consultant and Activist in DC
WATCH: HuffPost College And WhiteHouse.Gov: Open For Student Questions
Aspen Ideas Fest 2010: Stars Come Out For Intellectual Summit
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Duncan On Rising Tuition Costs: Students Will 'Vote With Their Feet'
Who Is Hot And Who Was Blocked (Or Forgotten) At First White House State Dinner
Washington Editor at Large of The Atlantic and founder and sen...
The White House released the list of those attending the State Dinner honoring India Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. But it's not just India's night -- there are a lot of folks that could push other agendas in Obama Land.
Melody Barnes's Semi-Endorsement Of Gay Marriage Causes Discomfort In White House
What Melody Barnes Said About Gay Marriage
Melody Barnes, Obama Adviser, Signals Support For Gay Marriage
Golfing with Hillary's Ghost
Author and Special Correspondent, TheRoot.com
While Hillary Clinton may have "forgiven" the President, reconciled with him and moved on -- and moved in to his Cabinet -- there remain some still mourning the presidency that might have been.
Melody Barnes' Golf And Other Attire: Dressed To A Tee? (PHOTOS, POLL)
Obama Golfs With Melody Barnes: Domestic Policy Adviser Is First Woman To Golf With President Obama
Obama Gets Gender Right in First 100 Days: Women in Top Spots, Policies Signal Shift toward Equality
C. Nicole Mason
Executive Director, Center for Research and Policy in the Publ...
What is also significant is about Obama's appointments is that more than half are women of color -- this is more than any other president in the history of the country.
The Call for Common Ground on Abortion
Author, 'How the Pro-Choice Movement Saved America'
In a never before attempted event, the Obama administration merged dozens of leaders from the pro-choice and pro-life movements onto one conference call line and, wisely, muted us.
White House Releases Schedule For Rest Of Obama's First Day
Phasing Out of Transition and Into the Book Business
President at Mike Lux Media
Leaving transition work, I find myself a lot more hopeful about generally progressive policy coming out of the Obama administration than some of my friends in the progressive blogosphere.
Despite What the Washington Times says, Poverty is Definitely Not off the Political Radar
Campaign Manager, CREDO Action
"Poverty Off the Political Radar": Is it True?
assistant professor of public policy and political science, Ge...
I'm not seeking a statement of concern or care. Instead, I am looking for evidence that the Obama administration will be on the offensive, rather than the defensive, on the issue of poverty.
The People's Agenda in Washington: Live Webcast Thurs, Dec 4 3pm EST
Writer, progressive activist, Fox News contributor
Today, I sat in a room while a dozen or so everyday Americans prepared to share the stage with top leaders from the Obama transition team and the new Congress.
Weekly Pulse: Pro-Choice Cabinet Picks Boon for Health At Home and Abroad (Healthcare NewsLadder)
The Media Consortium
Network of Leading Progressive Independent Journalism Organiza...
Optimism is running high in the reproductive health community that Clinton will use her new office to champion women's health issues worldwide.
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