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2009-03-10 12:51:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A diverse coalition of clergy and lay members from faith organizations throughout Iowa held a press conference today to call on U.S. Senators Tom Harkin and Charles E.

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2009-02-24 06:50:00

The U.S. government's bailout switch to investments in banks' common shares is a risky move, Sen.

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2009-01-23 07:34:35

The days of pricey gifts for doctors who favor certain drug companies will no longer be a secret under U.S. legislation unveiled on Thursday.

2009-01-18 00:57:26

A surgeon at the University of Wisconsin-Madison received millions of dollars from a medical device company, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, says. Grassley claimed in a letter to university President Kevin Reilly that Dr.

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2009-01-15 07:30:00

If confirmed as the new US agriculture secretary, former Gov Tom Vilsack of Iowa promised to promote renewable energy like biofuels and work for "more nutritious food produced in a sustainable way.”

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2008-12-23 14:10:00

As the administration of President-elect Barack Obama nears, advocates for the disabled are hoping that a repeal of the Medicare waiting period is finally at hand.

2008-12-15 10:34:20

A last-minute insertion into the $700 billion U.S.

2008-12-13 00:15:13

Pharmaceutical giant Wyeth arranged ghost-written articles in medical journals on its hormone replacement therapy, U.S. Sen.

2008-11-20 09:51:28

Washington lawmakers said they would consider relief for companies having trouble meeting pension fund obligations as the U.S. economy slows. The value of U.S.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.