Tag: White House

Movers, Shakers, Music Lovers: Ken Bazinet

This year, HeadCount is taking a deeper look at the people who make and report the news in Washington, D.C. — and we’re talking to them about (what else?) music.

Posted in Interviews, Music and Activism, Headliners

Interview: Bob Weir Part 4 – At Home In The White House

“These days when I go to D.C. I go to the White House and I do business….I feel like I belong there. I think we all belong there.” Those are the words of HeadCount board member Bob Weir, who has been a semi-frequent guest at the White House along with other members of the Grateful…

Posted in Interviews, Music and Activism

The State Of The State Of The Union

Tonight at 9 p.m. EST, President Obama will deliver his first State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress. The president will cover terrorism, the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the relief efforts in Haiti, but the bulk of his speech will focus on the economy, job creation, and the needs…

Posted in Jobs and the Economy

HeadCount Gets A White House Invite

Last week, while on the way to see Phish in Philadelphia, I got an unexpected email from…the White House. We would like to invite you to join us for a Clean Energy Economy Forum to discuss the important role young leaders have in creating and sharing this opportunity. The event will bring together emerging leaders…