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2014-07-21 12:22:53

Groups Also Seek Inspector General Investigation of Magwood's Violations of Ethics Laws, Conflicts of Interest Related to Seeking and Landing Job Promoting Nuclear Energy; 2 New Letters Follow June 18th Call for Embattled Magwood to Step Down Voluntarily WASHINGTON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly three dozen leading national and local groups - including Friends of the Earth, Physicians for Social Responsibility, the Sierra Club Nuclear Free Campaign, and the Southern...

2014-07-21 09:55:39

University of Notre Dame In January of 2009, Barack Obama assumed the U.S. presidency in the midst of the most severe recession since the great depression of the 1930s. While many Americans hoped the new administration would take an active role in providing relief for those harmed by the economic collapse, a "Tea Party" movement emerged to oppose Obama's agenda. University of Notre Dame political sociologist Rory McVeigh, whose study, "Educational Segregation, Tea Party Organizations,...

2014-07-11 23:08:00

Pastor of The House of Yahweh pens publication explaining the great benefits that would come from allowing children from other nations to enter the United States to get the help they need. Abilene, Texas (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer of The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, writes a letter pleading to let the children from other nations, who are trying to escape to the U.S., to be allowed to come. Yisrayl says President Barack Obama is fighting to let these...

2014-07-11 12:22:13

SAN FRANCISCO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has pledged to help small business suppliers grow by taking active steps to speed up payments for goods and services and promote better access to financing. The company's commitment came today as it signed on to a new White House effort known as the Small Business Supplier Financing Initiative. President Barack Obama announced the initiative this morning at a White House meeting which included PG&E...

2014-07-08 08:20:24

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Service, Sacrifice, Patriotism: war reporter, Alex Quade, gives you a unique, inside look at elite Army Special Operators as you've never seen at www.alexquade.com. Go along on a once in lifetime experience with elite Army Rangers in Alex Quade's video special: 9/11 Generation Rangers. These battle-hardened, Tier 1 warriors, rarely seen on camera, talk candidly with Alex, before deploying back to Afghanistan....

2014-07-04 16:21:38

WASHINGTON, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In what might be expected from an episode of the hit television show "Shark Tank," President Barack Obama grilled Fanaticall CEO and Chief Innovation Officer, about the company's newly released service, Expert Calling Networks, or ECNs, during a July 3(rd) visit to DC tech start-up hub 1776dc.com Powered by Fanaticall, an ECN is a group of self-designated experts -- organized under a Sponsor's brand -- paid to share their knowledge and...

2014-07-03 23:04:22

Colin Powell tops the list as the most admired American in the United States according to a poll commissioned by the community service organization Fraternal Order of Eagles (FOE) in celebration of the 4th of July holiday. In a poll of 1,650 registered voters George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush, Bill Gates, Billy Graham, Clint Eastwood, Michelle Obama and Maya Angelou followed closely. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Colin Powell tops the list as the most admired American in the United...

2014-07-01 16:22:36

Congress must act to prevent a partial government shutdown in August WASHINGTON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to President Obama's speech on Tuesday urging Congress to get to work on financing the Highway Trust Fund and preventing a stoppage in construction projects next month, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers issued the following statement: "We agree with President Obama: ensuring the Highway Trust Fund remains solvent through the summer...

2014-06-30 12:32:18

WASHINGTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former presidential candidate Gary Bauer called the ruling today in Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Burwell (formerly Sebelius) and Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores "a victory for all Americans whose faith and conscience rights must be respected in business, in the public arena as well as in houses of worship." The president of American Values made the following statement: "For the third time in less than two weeks, the Supreme Court...

2014-06-23 12:20:54

Obama administration's "Doing Business in Africa" initiative scores first aviation industry win; helps Chicago-based company land multi-million dollar deal to support 737NG aircraft WOOD DALE, Ill., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global aerospace, government and defense contractor, has become the first aviation company to land a multi-year deal under the Obama administration's "Doing Business in Africa" initiative. AAR is announcing a five-year multi-million...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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