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2010-10-27 13:00:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies (IACAA) today announced that its 38 member agencies created and retained more than 4,000 jobs, thanks to American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding.

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2010-10-15 10:38:20

New research shows that nature and humans are leaving an indelible mark on rivers and streams, which are affecting the intricate food webs they support.

2010-10-15 07:41:00

MIAMI, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Collins Center for Public Policy has released a report that examines the impact of the federal government's economic stimulus funding on Florida's health care system.

2010-10-12 08:25:29

The US invested $139 billion dollars in health research from all public and private sources in 2009.

2010-09-21 21:43:12

The presidents of six leading research universities and two higher-education associations joined Vice President Joe Biden and White House science advisor Dr. John Holdren this morning to discuss the scientific research and related activities that have been made possible by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

2010-09-09 17:13:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new Pew analysis of government spending data finds the federal role in the energy sector is significant, although smaller in comparison to its role in other sectors, such as transportation.

2010-08-31 14:13:00

Overall Spending More Than $10,000 Per Person WASHINGTON, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Census Bureau announced today that obligations for federal domestic spending increased 16.0 percent in fiscal year 2009 to $3.2 trillion.

2010-07-29 03:04:00

MEDFORD, Wis., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Weather Shield® Windows & Doors is launching the EnergySmartSolutions Guide microsite (weathershield.com/energy) and the "Live Smart Replacement Rebate" - making it the perfect time to create a more energy-efficient home.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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