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2010-07-16 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has appointed Dr. Mark T. Esper to the position of vice president, Government Relations. Esper will report to Thomas M. Culligan, the company's executive vice president of Business Development and CEO of Raytheon International, Inc. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100716/NE35918 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100716/NE35918 ) "Mark joins Raytheon following a distinguished career on Capitol...

2010-01-04 15:55:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) announced today that Chuck Hagel, a former U.S. Senator (R-NE) and current co-chairman of the President's Intelligence Advisory Board, has become the first member of LCA's new Honorary Board. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081016/LCALOGO) "This is a great honor and privilege for Lung Cancer Alliance," said Laurie Fenton Ambrose, LCA President & CEO. "We established the Honorary Board in order to...

2009-09-18 11:03:00

Fmr National Security Adviser Backs Administration Position on Europe Missile Defense Shield WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brent Scowcroft, Chairman of the Atlantic Council International Advisory Board and former National Security Adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush, today supported the Administration's decision to pursue alternative technologies and architecture for the planned missile defense shield in Eastern Europe. Gen Scowcroft released the...

2009-04-06 13:51:00

Former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel Says North Korean Missile Launch Underscores Urgency for All Nuclear Powers to Support Obama-Medvedev Effort to Achieve "Global Zero" WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Political and military leaders at the forefront of the Global Zero initiative, a nonpartisan international effort to achieve a phased, verifiable plan to eliminate all nuclear weapons worldwide, immediately expressed support for President Obama's Prague speech and the newly...

2009-03-30 10:47:00

Leaders Agree That First Meeting of the Two Presidents - Occurring Just Before the G-20 - Is an Historic Opportunity To Set World's Course to Zero Nuclear Weapons Global Zero Commission To Launch Soon After G-20 Summit PARIS, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- With nuclear weapons high on the agenda for the historic first Obama-Medvedev meeting, more than 100 international leaders on the forefront of the Global Zero initiative are urging the U.S. and Russian presidents to work toward dramatic...

2008-09-19 09:00:15

By Brian Knowlton After days when his reaction to the financial crisis had appeared less than confident, Senator John McCain went on the offense Thursday, calling for the creation of a proactive financial oversight body and the dismissal of the head of the Securities and Exchange Commission. "The chairman of the SEC serves at the appointment of the president and has betrayed the public's trust," McCain said at a campaign event in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. "If I were president today, I would...

2008-09-18 18:00:19

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Jody DeVoll, APHL Director of Strategic Communications, +1-240-485-2753, jody.devoll@aphl.org; or Pat McConnon, CSTE Executive Director, +1-770-458-3811, pmcconnon@cste.org WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) and their members, the nation's state and territorial epidemiologists and the state and local governmental public health...


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