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2014-10-29 08:29:11

Half of Respondents Give President "D" or "F" Grade On Issues Impacting Financial Services Industry NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, has released the results of its U.S. Midterm Elections Survey, exploring financial industry sentiment about President Barack Obama, the United States Congress and the impact of the 2014 midterm elections on equity markets. The survey was conducted from October 21 to...

2014-10-16 12:23:25

NEW DELHI, October 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Post Modi's Visit to the US, the Bilateral Relationship is Taking a New Strategic Course With Energy Partnerships Setting the New Roadmap for Future Collaborations US-India relations have taken a new turn after the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. His engaging discussions with President Barack Obama, including a joint statement, have set in motion a chain of activities that will strengthen the bilateral relationship....

2014-10-15 20:22:55

11,500 RNs Join National Conference Call for Nurses on Preparedness OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With concern escalating across the U.S. about the threat of a wider Ebola outbreak, National Nurses United today called on President Barack Obama to "invoke his executive authority" to order all U.S. hospitals to meet the highest "uniform, national standards and protocols" in order to "safely protect patients, all healthcare workers and the public." The request, send in a letter...

2014-10-13 23:06:23

The President of the United States of America visited tech co-working space Cross Campus during his latest visit to Southern California, opening up direct dialogue with local entrepreneurs to discuss the economy, tech industry concerns, and public policy. The CEO of Los Angeles based mobile app development company DogTown Media met with President Obama during his visit. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 President Obama recently released a report acknowledging tech-savvy...

2014-10-11 23:03:35

Bruce Riedel describes Pakistan as “one of the most important countries in the world” at Washington DC conference seeking solutions for the country's education crisis. In a speech that can be viewed on a video posted on the Wilson Center website, Mr. Riedel, senior adviser on South Asia and the Middle East to the last four presidents in the staff of the National Security Council, tells the audience that Mr. Obama has put Pakistan "on the back burner." Washington, DC...

2014-10-10 16:23:24

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama discussed innovation, entrepreneurship and technology with *newzcard co-founders Steve Granitz and Justin Kahn during his visit to Cross Campus in Santa Monica on Thursday. *newzcard has been based at Cross Campus since 2013. The President visited the members-only hub for small business and was given a brief tour of the *newzcard offices and a demonstration of the innovative website and iPhone app that is...

2014-10-06 12:27:18

Despite Continued High Unemployment, President and Wall Street Billionaires Push to Double Immigration, Double Immigrant Workers SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS) launched TV ads on national cable TV networks asking America's senators if they will stand up for working people, since President Obama and billionaires like Mark Zuckerberg want to bring in more immigrant workers to take jobs. The ads are...

2014-09-30 16:24:36

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mango Networx, a film distribution company, is proud to announce the premiere film screening of Om Obama at Doc Films at University of Chicago 1212 E 59th St, Chicago, IL 60637 on October 25, 2014 at 3 pm followed by Post film Q&A with Director Janaki Vishwanathan. Presidential candidate Barack Obama can do anything, or so the citizens of Tamil Nadu, a southern state in India, believe in this comedic film that has various sub-plots...

2014-09-29 12:27:21

The Largest Latino gala in the county will welcome President Barack Obama. BROOKLYN, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HITN-TV, the first Latino non-commercial Spanish-language Media Company in the US, will present the 37th Annual Public Policy Conference and Awards Gala of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute. The gala, which is the largest Latino gala in the county, will welcome President Barack Obama as keynote speaker....

2014-09-28 04:20:51

FORT LEE, N.J., Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is written by Patrick R. Romain, editor in chief of The Weekly Leaf: The execution of U.S. foreign policy that has relied on the use of force and support provided to selected factions, whether in the volatile Middle East or in other hot spots, has been an abject failure. An astronomical cost has been paid with American and foreign lives and currency. The war against the Islamic State will be no different. Photo -...


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