Young leaders from sub-Saharan Africa’s 49 countries are returning home with clearer visions, revived purpose, and stronger networks after a summer as Mandela Washington Fellows.
What is the difference between an executive order and a presidential memo? Plenty. We also review some famous executive orders U.S. presidents have signed.
Download these shareable graphics about the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, Israel.
The 114th Congress began its two-year session on January 6, marked by Republican party control of both the House of Representatives and the Senate...
Multiple U.S. institutions help keep people's money safe. Learn the different ways Americans know their bank deposits and other investments are protected.
More than 200 years ago, George Washington voluntarily gave up the office of the presidency of the United States. Find out why the speech he gave announcing his departure is still so important that it is read aloud every year in the Senate.
Carla Hayden, former head of the Baltimore library system, is the first woman and the first African American to lead the Library of Congress.
The United States awaits the day the Iranian government embraces democracy and supports the Iranian people rather than oppression.
The U.S. and India are training farmers and agricultural professionals in Africa and Asia in new farming practices that improve food security in their countries.